trust to

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of trust to

1 : to rely on (something one has no control over, such as luck or chance) to get what one wants or needs
  • All we can do at this point is hope for the best and trust to luck.
2 : to give the responsibility of doing (something) to (someone)
  • They trusted the care of their daughter to her grandparents while they were on vacation.

Word by Word Definitions

trust play
  1. : assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something

  2. : one in which confidence is placed

  3. : dependence on something future or contingent : hope

  1. : to rely on the truthfulness or accuracy of : believe

  2. : to place confidence in : rely on

  3. : to hope or expect confidently


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