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Trust vs. Cheat

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Trustnoun

Confidence in or reliance on some person or quality.

‘He needs to regain her trust if he is ever going to win her back.’;

Cheatverb

(intransitive) To violate rules in order to gain advantage from a situation.

‘My brother flunked biology because he cheated on his mid-term.’;

Trustnoun

Dependence upon something in the future; hope.

Cheatverb

(intransitive) To be unfaithful to one's spouse or partner.

‘My husband cheated on me with his secretary.’; ‘After he found out his wife cheated, he left her.’;

Trustnoun

Confidence in the future payment for goods or services supplied; credit.

‘I was out of cash, but the landlady let me have it on trust.’;

Cheatverb

(transitive) To manage to avoid something even though it seemed unlikely.

‘He cheated death when his car collided with a moving train.’; ‘I feel as if I've cheated fate.’;

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Trustnoun

That which is committed or entrusted; something received in confidence; a charge.

Cheatverb

(transitive) To deceive; to fool; to trick.

‘My ex-wife cheated me out of $40,000.’; ‘He cheated his way into office.’;

Trustnoun

That upon which confidence is reposed; ground of reliance; hope.

Cheatverb

To beguile.

Trustnoun

(rare) Trustworthiness, reliability.

Cheatnoun

Someone who cheats (informal: cheater).

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Trustnoun

The condition or obligation of one to whom anything is confided; responsible charge or office.

Cheatnoun

An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.

Trustnoun

(legal) The confidence vested in a person who has legal ownership of a property to manage for the benefit of another.

‘I put the house into my sister's trust.’;

Cheatnoun

The weed cheatgrass.

Trustnoun

(legal) An estate devised or granted in confidence that the devisee or grantee shall convey it, or dispose of the profits, at the will, or for the benefit, of another; an estate held for the use of another.

Cheatnoun

A card game where the goal is to have no cards remaining in a hand, often by telling lies.

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Trustnoun

A group of businessmen or traders organised for mutual benefit to produce and distribute specific commodities or services, and managed by a central body of trustees.

Cheatnoun

(video games) A hidden means of gaining an unfair advantage in a computer game, often by entering a cheat code.

Trustnoun

(computing) Affirmation of the access rights of a user of a computer system.

Cheatnoun

An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.

‘When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat.’;

Trustverb

(transitive) To place confidence in; to rely on, to confide, or have faith, in.

‘We cannot trust anyone who deceives us.’; ‘In God We Trust - written on denominations of US currency’;

Cheatnoun

One who cheats or deceives; an impostor; a deceiver; a cheater.

‘Airy wonders, which cheats interpret.’;

Trustverb

(transitive) To give credence to; to believe; to credit.

Cheatnoun

A troublesome grass, growing as a weed in grain fields; - called also chess. See Chess.

Trustverb

(transitive) To hope confidently; to believe (usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object)

‘I trust you have cleaned your room?’;

Cheatnoun

The obtaining of property from another by an intentional active distortion of the truth.

Trustverb

(transitive) to show confidence in a person by entrusting them with something.

Cheatnoun

Wheat, or bread made from wheat.

‘Their purest cheat,Thrice bolted, kneaded, and subdued in paste.’;

Trustverb

(transitive) To commit, as to one's care; to entrust.

Cheatverb

To deceive and defraud; to impose upon; to trick; to swindle.

‘I am subject to a tyrant, a sorcerer, that by his cunning hath cheated me of this island.’;

Trustverb

(transitive) To give credit to; to sell to upon credit, or in confidence of future payment.

‘Merchants and manufacturers trust their customers annually with goods.’;

Cheatverb

To beguile.

‘To cheat winter of its dreariness.’;

Trustverb

To risk; to venture confidently.

Cheatverb

To practice fraud or trickery; as, to cheat at cards.

Trustverb

(intransitive) To have trust; to be credulous; to be won to confidence; to confide.

Cheatnoun

weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous

Trustverb

(intransitive) To be confident, as of something future; to hope.

Cheatnoun

weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat

Trustverb

To sell or deliver anything in reliance upon a promise of payment; to give credit.

Cheatnoun

someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

Trustadjective

(obsolete) Secure, safe.

Cheatnoun

the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme;

‘that book is a fraud’;

Trustadjective

(obsolete) Faithful, dependable.

Cheatnoun

a deception for profit to yourself

Trustadjective

(legal) of or relating to a trust.

Cheatverb

deprive somebody of something by deceit;

‘The con-man beat me out of $50’; ‘This salesman ripped us off!’; ‘we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme’; ‘They chiseled me out of my money’;

Trustnoun

Assured resting of the mind on the integrity, veracity, justice, friendship, or other sound principle, of another person; confidence; reliance; reliance.

‘Most take things upon trust.’;

Cheatverb

defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit

Trustnoun

Credit given; especially, delivery of property or merchandise in reliance upon future payment; exchange without immediate receipt of an equivalent; as, to sell or buy goods on trust.

Cheatverb

engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud;

‘Who's chiseling on the side?’;

Trustnoun

Assured anticipation; dependence upon something future or contingent, as if present or actual; hope; belief.

‘His trust was with the Eternal to be deemedEqual in strength.’;

Cheatverb

be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage;

‘She cheats on her husband’; ‘Might her husband be wandering?’;

Trustnoun

That which is committed or intrusted to one; something received in confidence; charge; deposit.

Trustnoun

The condition or obligation of one to whom anything is confided; responsible charge or office.

‘[I] serve him truly that will put me in trust.’; ‘Reward them well, if they observe their trust.’;

Trustnoun

That upon which confidence is reposed; ground of reliance; hope.

‘O Lord God, thou art my trust from my youth.’;

Trustnoun

An estate devised or granted in confidence that the devisee or grantee shall convey it, or dispose of the profits, at the will, or for the benefit, of another; an estate held for the use of another; a confidence respecting property reposed in one person, who is termed the trustee, for the benefit of another, who is called the cestui que trust.

Trustnoun

An equitable right or interest in property distinct from the legal ownership thereof; a use (as it existed before the Statute of Uses); also, a property interest held by one person for the benefit of another. Trusts are active, or special, express, implied, constructive, etc. In a passive trust the trustee simply has title to the trust property, while its control and management are in the beneficiary.

Trustnoun

A business organization or combination consisting of a number of firms or corporations operating, and often united, under an agreement creating a trust (in sense 1), esp. one formed mainly for the purpose of regulating the supply and price of commodities, etc.; often, opprobriously, a combination formed for the purpose of controlling or monopolizing a trade, industry, or business, by doing acts in restraint or trade; as, a sugar trust. A trust may take the form of a corporation or of a body of persons or corporations acting together by mutual arrangement, as under a contract or a so-called gentlemen's agreement. When it consists of corporations it may be effected by putting a majority of their stock either in the hands of a board of trustees (whence the name trust for the combination) or by transferring a majority to a holding company. The advantages of a trust are partly due to the economies made possible in carrying on a large business, as well as the doing away with competition. In the United States severe statutes against trusts have been passed by the Federal government and in many States, with elaborate statutory definitions.

Trustadjective

Held in trust; as, trust property; trustmoney.

Trustverb

To place confidence in; to rely on, to confide, or repose faith, in; as, we can not trust those who have deceived us.

‘I will never trust his word after.’; ‘He that trusts every one without reserve will at last be deceived.’;

Trustverb

To give credence to; to believe; to credit.

‘Trust me, you look well.’;

Trustverb

To hope confidently; to believe; - usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object.

‘I trust to come unto you, and speak face to face.’; ‘We trustwe have a good conscience.’;

Trustverb

to show confidence in a person by intrusting (him) with something.

‘Whom, with your power and fortune, sir, you trust,Now to suspect is vain.’;

Trustverb

To commit, as to one's care; to intrust.

‘Merchants were not willing to trust precious cargoes to any custody but that of a man-of-war.’;

Trustverb

To give credit to; to sell to upon credit, or in confidence of future payment; as, merchants and manufacturers trust their customers annually with goods.

Trustverb

To risk; to venture confidently.

‘[Beguiled] by theeto trust thee from my side.’;

Trustverb

To have trust; to be credulous; to be won to confidence; to confide.

‘More to know could not be more to trust.’;

Trustverb

To be confident, as of something future; to hope.

‘I will trust and not be afraid.’;

Trustverb

To sell or deliver anything in reliance upon a promise of payment; to give credit.

‘It is happier sometimes to be cheated than not to trust.’; ‘Her widening streets on new foundations trust.’; ‘They trusted unto the liers in wait.’;

Trustnoun

something (as property) held by one party (the trustee) for the benefit of another (the beneficiary);

‘he is the beneficiary of a generous trust set up by his father’;

Trustnoun

certainty based on past experience;

‘he wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists’; ‘he put more trust in his own two legs than in the gun’;

Trustnoun

the trait of trusting; of believing in the honesty and reliability of others;

‘the experience destroyed his trust and personal dignity’;

Trustnoun

a consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service;

‘they set up the trust in the hope of gaining a monopoly’;

Trustnoun

complete confidence in a person or plan etc;

‘he cherished the faith of a good woman’; ‘the doctor-patient relationship is based on trust’;

Trustnoun

a trustful relationship;

‘he took me into his confidence’; ‘he betrayed their trust’;

Trustverb

have confidence or faith in;

‘We can trust in God’; ‘Rely on your friends’; ‘bank on your good education’; ‘I swear by my grandmother's recipes’;

Trustverb

allow without fear

Trustverb

be confident about something;

‘I believe that he will come back from the war’;

Trustverb

expect and wish;

‘I trust you will behave better from now on’; ‘I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise’;

Trustverb

confer a trust upon;

‘The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret’; ‘I commit my soul to God’;

Trustverb

extend credit to

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