trustful
adjective Date: 1758 full of trust ; confidingtrustfully adverbtrustfulness noun

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  • Trustful — Trust ful, a. 1. Full of trust; trusting. [1913 Webster] 2. Worthy of trust; faithful; trusty; trustworthy. [1913 Webster] {Trust ful*ly},adv. {Trust ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trustful — index sanguine, unsuspecting Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • trustful — 1570s, “trustworthy,” from TRUST (Cf. trust) + FUL (Cf. ful). Meaning “trusting” attested from 1832. Related: Trustfulness …   Etymology dictionary

  • trustful — [trust′fəl] adj. full of trust; ready to confide or believe; trusting trustfully adv. trustfulness n …   English World dictionary

  • trustful — trustfully, adv. trustfulness, n. /trust feuhl/, adj. full of trust; free of distrust, suspicion, or the like; confiding: a trustful friend. [1570 80; TRUST + FUL] * * * …   Universalium

  • trustful — adjective Trusting or willing to trust. Ant: distrustful, suspicious …   Wiktionary

  • trustful — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. confiding, trusting. See credulity, belief. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. naive, believing, secure; see trusting 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • trustful — trust|ful [ trʌstfəl ] adjective TRUSTING …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • trustful — trust·ful || trÊŒstfÊŠl adj. trusting, having confidence; trustworthy, deserving trust or confidence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trustful — adjective having or showing trust in someone. Derivatives trustfully adverb trustfulness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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