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intrust

[in-truhst] /ɪnˈtrʌst/
verb (used with object)
1.
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Examples for intrust
  • The contributions of covered employers are held intrust to pay benefits to unemployed workers.
British Dictionary definitions for intrust

entrust

/ɪnˈtrʌst/
verb (transitive)
1.
(usually foll by with) to invest or charge (with a duty, responsibility, etc)
2.
(often foll by to) to put into the care or protection of someone
Derived Forms
entrustment, intrustment, noun
Usage note
It is usually considered incorrect to talk about entrusting someone to do something: the army cannot be trusted (not entrusted) to carry out orders

intrust

/ɪnˈtrʌst/
verb
1.
a less common spelling of entrust
Derived Forms
intrustment, noun
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