trust fund

trust fund
noun Date: 1780 property (as money or securities) settled or held in trust

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trust fund — see fund 1 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. trust fund n. Property or …   Law dictionary

  • trust fund — ➔ fund1 * * * trust fund UK US noun [C] FINANCE ► an amount of money, property, etc. that is kept and managed for someone by another person or organization: »They set up a trust fund in her name to be handed over when she became 18. »The company… …   Financial and business terms

  • trust fund — ► NOUN ▪ a fund consisting of assets belonging to a trust, held by the trustees for the beneficiaries …   English terms dictionary

  • trust fund — trust funds N COUNT A trust fund is an amount of money or property that someone owns, usually after inheriting it, but which is kept and invested for them …   English dictionary

  • trust fund — trust′ fund n. money, securities, etc., held in trust • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • trust fund — n. money, securities, etc. held in trust …   English World dictionary

  • trust fund — n money belonging to someone that is controlled for them by a trustee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • trust fund — trust ,fund noun count an amount of money invested and managed for someone, often a child, by another person or organization …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • trust fund — noun a fund held in trust • Hypernyms: ↑fund, ↑monetary fund * * * I. noun 1. : trust estate; especially : money …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trust Fund — A trust fund is a fund comprised of a variety of assets intended to provide benefits to an individual or organization. The trust fund is established by a grantor to provide financial security to an individual, most often a child or grandchild or… …   Investment dictionary

  • trust fund — 1. money, securities, property, etc., held in trust. 2. a government fund administered separately from other funds and used for a specified purpose: a highway trust fund. [1860 65] * * * Property (e.g, money or securities) held in a trust; that… …   Universalium

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