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entrusted

verb
variants: also intrusted
past tense of entrust

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1 to give a task, duty, or responsibility to
  • we entrusted our financial adviser with the investment of all of our savings

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2 to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another
  • we entrusted our pets to the care of our neighbor while we went on vacation

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“Entrusted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/entrusted. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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