Trustee

  • 1 trustee — trust·ee 1 /ˌtrəs tē/ n 1: one to whom something is entrusted: one trusted to keep or administer something: as a: a member of a board entrusted with administering the funds and directing the policy of an institution or organization b: a country… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 trustee — an agent of the court who manages the property of the debtor for the benefit of the creditors. The court appoints a trustee in most Chapter 7 cases and in Chapter 11 cases when it determines that the debtor s management should not remain in their …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 3 Trustee — is a legal term that refers to a holder of property on behalf of a beneficiary. A trust can be set up either to benefit particular persons, or for any charitable purposes (but not generally for non charitable purposes): typical examples are a… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 Trustee — Trus*tee , n. (Law) A person to whom property is legally committed in trust, to be applied either for the benefit of specified individuals, or for public uses; one who is intrusted with property for the benefit of another; also, a person in whose …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Trustee — Trus*tee , v. t. 1. To commit (property) to the care of a trustee; as, to trustee an estate. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) To attach (a debtor s wages, credits, or property in the hands of a third person) in the interest of the creditor. [U. S.] [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 trustee — ● trustee nom masculin (anglais trustee) Mandataire qui, ayant reçu des instruments de paiement, doit les délivrer à leur bénéficiaire dans des conditions définies. Administrateur qui, aux termes d un accord entre créanciers et débiteurs, assure… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 7 trustee — [trus tē′] n. 1. a person to whom another s property or the management of another s property is entrusted 2. a nation under whose authority a trust territory is placed 3. any of a group or board of persons appointed to manage the affairs of an… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Trustee — (engl., spr. Tröstih), 1) der Betraute, Beglaubigte, Bevollmächtigte; 2) Administrator, 3) Vormund, Curator; 4) Fideicommissar, Besitzer eines Fideicommißgutes; 5) Vorsteher, Schuldirector …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Trustee — (engl., spr. tröstī), »Vertrauensmann«, Bevollmächtigter, Vormund etc.; vgl. Trust …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 10 Trustee — (engl., spr. trößtíh), Bevollmächtigter des Trusts (s.d.) …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 trustee — person who is responsible for the property of another, 1640s, from TRUST (Cf. trust) + EE (Cf. ee) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 trustee — (izg. trȁsti) m DEFINICIJA ekon. osoba ili organizacija kojoj je povjereno upravljanje imovinom ili djelatnošću trusta ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

    Hrvatski jezični portal

  • 13 trustee — [n] administrator agent, custodian, executor, executrix, fiduciary, guardian, keeper, warden; concepts 414,423 …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 trustee — ► NOUN 1) Law an individual or member of a board given powers of administration of property in trust with a legal obligation to administer it solely for the purposes specified. 2) a state made responsible for the government of an area by the… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 trustee — Person holding property in trust. Restatement, Second, Trusts, No. 3(3). The person appointed, or required by law, to execute a trust. One in whom an estate, interest, or power is vested, under an express or implied agreement to administer or… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16 trustee — agent of a bond issuer who handles the administrative aspects of a loan and ensures that the borrower complies with the terms of the bond indenture. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary When a person is the legal owner of assets, but is holding them on …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17 trustee — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ joint (BrE), sole ▪ He acts as sole trustee of the fund. ▪ independent ▪ public ▪ professional …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18 trustee — I. noun Date: 1647 1. a. one to whom something is entrusted b. a country charged with the supervision of a trust territory 2. a. a natural or legal person to whom property is legally committed to be administered for the benefit of a beneficiary… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 trustee — 1. noun A person to whom property is legally committed in trust, to be applied either for the benefit of specified individuals, or for public uses; one who is intrusted with property for the benefit of another; also, a person in whose hands the… …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 Trustee — Trus|tee 〈[ trʌsti:] m. 6; engl. Recht〉 Bevollmächtigter, Treuhänder [engl.] * * * Trus|tee [tras ti: ], der; s, s [engl. trustee, zu: to trust = (ver)trauen]: engl. Bez. für: Treuhänder. * * * Trus|tee [tras ti:], der; s, s [engl. trustee, zu:… …

    Universal-Lexikon