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"entrust" in British English

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entrustverb [T + adv/prep]

uk   /ɪnˈtrʌst/ us   /ɪnˈtrʌst/
(Definition of entrust from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"entrust" in American English

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entrustverb [T always + adv/prep]

us   /ɪnˈtrʌst/
to make someone responsible for someone or something: We entrusted our dog to a neighbor when we went away on a trip.
(Definition of entrust from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"entrust" in Business English

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entrustverb [T]

uk   /ɪnˈtrʌst/ us  
to give someone a thing or duty for which they are responsible: entrust sb with sth Many people had entrusted the company with money they intended to use in retirement.entrust sth to sb He entrusted the arrangement of a mortgage to a local firm of financial advisers.entrust sb to do sth We entrust a board of Edinburgh's leading businessmen to run the affairs of the organization.
(Definition of entrust from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “entrust”
in Vietnamese giao phó…
in Spanish confiar…
in Malaysian amanahkan…
in Thai มอบความรับผิดชอบให้…
in French confier à qqn…
in German anvertrauen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 委託, 交托, 託付…
in Russian поручать, вверять…
in Turkish güvenmek, itimat etmek, emanet etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 委托, 交托, 托付…
in Indonesian mempercayakan…
in Polish powierzać…
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