Monday, June 16, 2014

 My "A Weekly Word for 2014" for this past week was ~ TRUST


I'm always curious as to what Websters Definition of a word is ~
Here it is for Trust:

trust

 noun \ˈtrəst\
: belief that someone or something is reliable, good, honest, effective, etc.

Full Definition of TRUST

1
a :  assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something
b :  one in which confidence is placed
2
a :  dependence on something future or contingent :  hope
Examples of TRUST
  1. Our relationship is founded on mutual love and trust.
  2. Her lies and deception shattered my trust in her.

2trust

 verb \ˈtrəst\
: to believe that someone or something is reliable, good, honest, effective, etc. : to have confidence in (someone or something)
: to believe that something is true or correct
: to hope or expect that something is true or will happen

Full Definition of TRUST

intransitive verb
1
a :  to place confidence :  depend <trust in God> <trust to luck>
b :  to be confident :  hope
2
:  to sell or deliver on credit
transitive verb
1
a :  to commit or place in one's care or keeping :  entrust
b :  to permit to stay or go or to do something without fear or misgiving
2
a :  to rely on the truthfulness or accuracy of :  believe<trust a rumor>
b :  to place confidence in :  rely on <a friend you can trust>
c :  to hope or expect confidently <trusts that the problem will be resolved soon>
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