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Engelsk navneord: trust

1. trust (om forhold) something (as property) held by one party (the trustee) for the benefit of another (the beneficiary)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is the beneficiary of a generous trust set up by his father.

Mindre specifikke termerbelongings, holding, property

Mere specifikke termeractive trust, blind trust, charitable trust, Clifford trust, direct trust, discretionary trust, express trust, grantor trust, implied trust, inter vivos trust, living trust, passive trust, public trust, savings account trust, savings bank trust, spendthrift trust, testamentary trust, Totten trust, trust account, trustee account, voting trust

2. trust (om erkendelse) certainty based on past experience

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists.
He put more trust in his own two legs than in the gun.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)reliance

Mindre specifikke termercertainty

3. trust (om egenskab) the trait of believing in the honesty and reliability of others

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe experience destroyed his trust and personal dignity.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)trustfulness, trustingness

Mindre specifikke termertrait

Mere specifikke termercredulity

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)distrustfulness, distrust, mistrust

4. trust (om gruppe) a consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey set up the trust in the hope of gaining a monopoly.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cartel, combine, corporate trust

Mindre specifikke termerconsortium, pool, syndicate

Mere specifikke termerdrug cartel, oil cartel

5. trust (om erkendelse) complete confidence in a person or plan etc

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe cherished the faith of a good woman.
The doctor-patient relationship is based on trust.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)faith

Mindre specifikke termerbelief

6. trust (om tilstand) a trustful relationship

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe took me into his confidence.
He betrayed their trust.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)confidence

Mindre specifikke termerfriendly relationship, friendship

Engelsk udsagnsord: trust

1. trust (om erkendelse) have confidence or faith in

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe can trust in God.
Rely on your friends.
Bank on your good education.
I swear by my grandmother's recipes.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot trust Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bank, rely, swear

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerbelieve

Mere specifikke termerbet, calculate, count, credit, depend, lean, look, reckon

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)distrust, mistrust, suspect

2. trust (om adfærd) allow without fear

Eksempler på anvendelseThey trust him to write the letter

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termerallow, countenance, let, permit

3. trust (om erkendelse) be confident about something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI believe that he will come back from the war.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)believe

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termeranticipate, expect

4. trust (om følelse) expect and wish

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI trust you will behave better from now on.
I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)desire, hope

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termerwish

5. trust (om forhold) confer a trust upon

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe messenger was entrusted with the general's secret.
I commit my soul to God.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commit, confide, entrust, intrust

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something to somebody

Mindre specifikke termergive, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over

Mere specifikke termercharge, commend, consign, obligate, recommit

6. trust (om forhold) extend credit to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't trust my ex-wife; I won't pay her debts anymore.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerlend, loan

Overordnet emneområdecommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

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