Synonyms for entrust
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English Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 1 vote
Commit, in the sense here considered, is to give in charge, put into care or keeping; to confide or entrust is to commit especially to one's fidelity, confide being used chiefly of mental or spiritual, entrust also of material things; we assign a duty, confide a secret, entrust a treasure; we commit thoughts to writing; commit a paper to the flames, a body to the earth; a prisoner is committed to jail. Consign is a formal word in mercantile use; as, to consign goods to an agent. Religiously, we consign the body to the grave, commit the soul to God. Compare DO.
Commit to a friend for safe-keeping; in law, commit to prison; for trial; without bail; in default of bail; on suspicion.
Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes
entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commitverb
confer a trust upon
"The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
institutionalize, put, charge, dedicate, intrust, trust, devote, practice, invest, confide, pull, institutionalise, consecrate, give, hope, desire, swear, perpetrate, commit, leave, bank, rely, place, send, believe
put into the care or protection of someone
"He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child the nurse's care"
lead, go forth, leave alone, exit, bequeath, leave behind, go away, trust, will, get out, result, confide, go out, forget, give, intrust, pass on, depart, pull up stakes, provide, leave, allow, commit, impart, allow for
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These reforms send a very wrong signal ... that we will have a president who will not have all the authority of the president of FIFA, let us focus on choosing the right person, someone we trust, someone we believe in, and entrust the organization to that person and then let that person lead the reform.
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.
We can't entrust everything to laws, we must set a good example.
Modern cynics and skeptics ... see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing.
What is needed now is political stability, we cannot lose now. We cannot entrust Japan to the Democratic Party and the Japanese Communist Party (JCP).
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