trust-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: have confidence in or about something

We trust in God.
You should never trust to luck when choosing a business partner.
I trusted that my friends would always be there for me.
He trusted that Gonzalez would have everything in order soon.
Can you trust what she says?
He trusted her to look after his parakeet.

VerbNet: admire-31.2,conjecture-29.5-1-1
FrameNet: Certainty,Trust
PropBank: trust.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4

Sense Number 2: confer a trust upon

Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[agent] TRUST NP2[theme] PP

I trust my soul to God.
They foolishly trusted the envelop with their babysitter.

VerbNet: fulfilling-13.4.1
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: trust.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5

Sense Number 3: extend credit to

NOTE: No examples found.


VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6