confide for care

confide for care
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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • confide — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. trust, believe in, rely on; entrust, commit; tell, divulge, unbosom, unburden. See belief, disclosure. Ant., mistrust. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To reveal in trust] Syn. disclose, admit, divulge; see… …   English dictionary for students

  • confide — I (divulge) verb disclose, disclose something secret, discuss private affairs, divulgate, entrust with private information, let know, make known, reveal something private, share secrets, tell a secret, tell with assurance of secrecy, trust to… …   Law dictionary

  • delegate — del·e·gate 1 / de li gət/ n [Medieval Latin delegatus, from Latin, past participle of delegare to appoint, put in charge]: a person empowered to act on behalf of another: as a: a person who is authorized to perform another s duties under a… …   Law dictionary

  • trust — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. reliance, confidence; credit; holding company, monopoly. See belief, business. v. rely on, believe in, give credit to. Se belief. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Reliance] Syn. confidence, Dependence, belief,… …   English dictionary for students

  • commit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. perpetrate, perform, do; refer, consign, entrust; confide, commend; take into custody, confine. See action, commission, lawsuit, promise. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To perform] Syn. perpetrate, do, act …   English dictionary for students

  • entrust — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. commission, charge, delegate; confide, trust, consign, commit; charge; show faith or reliance in. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. deposit with, trust to, leave with, consign; see commit 2 , trust 3 . See… …   English dictionary for students

  • commend — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. praise, applaud, cite, acclaim, approve, compliment; recommend; entrust. See approbation, commission. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To praise] Syn. laud, compliment, support, acclaim; see admire 1 ,… …   English dictionary for students

  • give — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. bestow, donate (see giving); give up, yield, concede. v. i. give in, give way, surrender, yield. n. elasticity.See relinquishment. Ant., take. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To transfer] Syn. grant, bestow …   English dictionary for students

  • turn over — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To invert] Syn. overturn, reverse, subvert; see upset 1 . 2. [To transfer] Syn. hand over, give over, deliver; see assign 1 , give 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. flip, overturn, upset, upend, capsize, tip, *turn turtle …   English dictionary for students

  • entrust — entrustment, n. /en trust /, v.t. 1. to charge or invest with a trust or responsibility; charge with a specified office or duty involving trust: We entrusted him with our lives. 2. to commit (something) in trust to; confide, as for care, use, or… …   Universalium

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