What does intrust mean?

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ɪnˈtrʌstin·trust

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commitverb

    confer a trust upon

    "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Intrustverb

    To treat with confidence; to charge with any secret commission, or thing of value.

    Etymology: in and trust.

    His majesty had a solicitous care for the payment of his debts; though in such a manner, that none of the duke's officers were intrusted with the knowledge of it. Edward Hyde.

    Receive my counsel, and securely move;
    Intrust thy fortune to the pow'rs above. John Dryden, Juven.

    Are not the lives of those, who draw the sword
    In Rome's defence, intrusted to our care? Joseph Addison, Cato.

    He composed his billet-doux, and at the time appointed went to intrust it to the hands of his confidant. Arbuthnot.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intrustverb

    to deliver (something) to another in trust; to deliver to (another) something in trust; to commit or surrender (something) to another with a certain confidence regarding his care, use, or disposal of it; as, to intrust a servant with one's money or intrust money or goods to a servant

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Intrust

    See Entrust.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intrust in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intrust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    a white Southerner who supported Reconstruction policies after the American Civil War (usually for self-interest)
    • A. impounding
    • B. substrate
    • C. scalawag
    • D. howdah

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