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trust

  
      n  
   (=faith)   confiance    f     
→ Adam could feel his father's trust in him.        
→ He destroyed me and my trust in men.        
to betray sb's trust      trahir la confiance de qn  
→ You've betrayed their trust.        
to take sth on trust      prendre qch pour argent comptant  
→ I take the Bible on trust, and live as if it were true.        
→ He couldn't prove what he said, so I had to take it on trust.        
→ People are not willing to take what politicians say on trust; they want to see action.        
to take sb on trust      croire qn sur parole  
a position of trust      un poste de responsabilité  
→ a position of trust which was generously paid        
     (LAW, for minor, heir)   fidéicommis    m     
to hold sth in trust      administrer qch en fidéicommis  
→ The British Library holds its collection in trust for the nation.        
   (=group investing money for other people or for charity)   fondation    f     
→ a charitable trust        
     (British)        hospital trust    hôpital public autonome   hôpital public autonome  
→ St Mary's Hospital became a self-governing trust this week.        
      vt  
   (=have confidence in)  
  [+person]  
faire confiance à  
→ The president can't be trusted.        
  [+instinct, sb's judgement]   se fier à  
→ She nodded, not trusting her own voice.        
→ He didn't trust his legs to hold him up.        
→ Jake has raised two great kids and I trust his judgement.        
  [+advice]   se fier à  
Don't you trust me?      Tu ne me fais pas confiance?, Tu n'as pas confiance en moi?  
Trust me!      Fais-moi confiance!  
to trust sb to do sth      compter sur qn pour faire qch  
→ I knew I could trust him to meet a tight deadline        
to trust sb with sth      confier qch à qn  
I'd trust him with my life.      J'ai entièrement confiance en lui.  
   (=entrust)  
to trust sth to sb      confier qch à qn  
   (=hope)   espérer  
to trust (that) ...      espérer que ...  
I trust you like coffee.      J'espère que tu aimes le café.  


blind trust  
      n     (FINANCE)   organisme indépendant de gestion d'actifs   organisme indépendant de gestion d'actifs  
→ His shares were placed in a blind trust when he became a government minister.        
breach of trust  
      n   abus    m   de confiance  
→ Their declaration of independence is a breach of the constitution.        
investment trust  
      n   société    f   d'investissement  
National Trust  
      n     (British)   organisme privé de sauvegarde des monuments historiques et des sites   organisme privé de sauvegarde des monuments historiques et des sites  
trust in  
      vt  
  [+person, God, one's abilities, sb's good faith]  
croire en  
→ a believer trusts in God        
→ Don't blindly trust in the good faith of any government official        
trust to  
      vt  
  [+luck, instinct]  
faire confiance à  
trust company  
      n   société    f   fiduciaire  
trust fund  
      n   fonds    m   en fidéicommis  
unit trust  
      n     (British)   fonds    m   commun de placement   ~SICAV    f inv     
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
avoir confiance (vt.) ; croire (+que) (vt.)
[Bus.]
adj.
fiduciaire
[Bus.]
n.
confiance ; trust
[Bus.]
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'trust' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
vr.
trust
vi.
trust
n.
trust
n.
trust
[Bus.]
n.
trust
exp.
to trust
exp.
to trust
exp.
trust me
tu peux me faire confiance : you can rely on me, you can trust me
adv.
Trust me!
adv.
Trust me!
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