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English verb: entrust

1. entrust (possession) confer a trust upon


SamplesThe messenger was entrusted with the general's secret.
I commit my soul to God.


ExamplesThey entrust him to write the letter


Synonymscommit, confide, intrust, trust


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over


Narrower (hyponym)charge, commend, consign, obligate, recommit

2. entrust (possession) put into the care or protection of someone


SamplesHe left the decision to his deputy.
Leave your child the nurse's care.


ExamplesThey entrust the money to them , They entrust them the money


Synonymsleave


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over









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