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trustful

[truhst-fuh l] /ˈtrʌst fəl/
adjective
1.
full of trust; free of distrust, suspicion, or the like; confiding:
a trustful friend.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; trust + -ful
Related forms
trustfully, adverb
trustfulness, noun
overtrustful, adjective
overtrustfully, adverb
overtrustfulness, noun
untrustful, adjective
untrustfully, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for trustfully

trustful

/ˈtrʌstfʊl/
adjective
1.
characterized by a tendency or readiness to trust others
Derived Forms
trustfully, trustingly, adverb
trustfulness, trustingness, noun
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Word Origin and History for trustfully

trustful

adj.

1570s, "trustworthy," from trust (n.) + -ful. Meaning "trusting" attested from 1832. Related: Trustfulness.

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