Definition of 'entrust'
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How confident are they in his ability to accomplish the task he has entrusted to them? Christianity Today (2000)Yet those entrusted with the care of such houses feel let down by government. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was entrusted with the task of expressing the aims of the project. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Which may be more than we can say about those entrusted with the task of combating its effects. Times, Sunday Times (2008)None of the broadcasters could come up with a female presenter they felt could be entrusted with the task. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Answer: entrust responsibility to an illustrious former player. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In terms of the money that investors entrust to its care it has more than doubled in size over the past five years. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Much of the management of these huge tasks was entrusted to young inexperienced Allied officers. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
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Used Occasionally. entrust is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'entrust'
British English: entrust VERB
If you entrust something important to someone or entrust them with it, you make them responsible for looking after it or dealing with it.
He entrusted his cash to a business partner for investment in a series of projects.
Definition of entrust from the Collins English Dictionary
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