Intrust In*trust", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intrusted}, p. pr. & vb. n. {Intrusting}.] 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.

Syn: To commit; consign; confide. See {Commit}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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