trust fund

noun
Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of trust fund

: property (such as money or securities) settled or held in trust

Examples of trust fund in a Sentence

  1. She paid for college out of a trust fund set up for her by her grandfather.

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First Known Use of trust fund

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TRUST FUND Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of trust fund for English Language Learners

  • : money that belongs to one person but is legally held or managed by another person or by an organization


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