trustee

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trus·tee

 (trŭ-stē′)
n.
1. Law The person in a trust relationship who holds title to property for the benefit of another.
2. A member of a board elected or appointed to direct the funds and policy of an institution.
3. A country responsible for supervising a trust territory. See Usage Note at -ee1.
v. trus·teed, trus·tee·ing, trus·tees
v.tr.
To place (property) in the care of a trustee.
v.intr.
To function or serve as a trustee.

trustee

(trʌˈstiː)
n
1. (Law) a person to whom the legal title to property is entrusted to hold or use for another's benefit
2. (Law) a member of a board that manages the affairs and administers the funds of an institution or organization

trust•ee

(trʌˈsti)

n., v. -eed, -ee•ing. n.
1. a person appointed to administer the affairs of a company, institution, etc.
2. a person who holds title to property for the benefit of another.
3. a country that administers a trust territory.
v.i.
4. to serve as a trustee.
v.t.
5. to place in the hands of a trustee.
[1640–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trustee - a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefittrustee - a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
fiduciary - a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary; "it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain"
2.trustee - members of a governing boardtrustee - members of a governing board  
governing board - a board that manages the affairs of an institution
committee member - a member of a committee

trustee

noun administrator, agent, keeper, custodian, executor, fiduciary (Law), depository, executrix, steward Astonishingly, the trustees don't know where the money is either.
Translations
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güvenilir kişiyediemin

trustee

[trʌsˈtiː] N (in bankruptcy) → síndico m; (= holder of property for another) → fideicomisario/a m/f, depositario/a m/f, administrador(a) m/f; [of college] → regente/a m/f

trustee

[trʌˈstiː] n
(LAW)fidéicommissaire m
[school] → administrateur/trice m/f

trustee

n
(of estate)Treuhänder(in) m(f), → Vermögensverwalter(in) m(f)
(of institution)Kurator(in) m(f), → Verwalter(in) m(f); trusteesVorstand m; Trustee Savings Bank˜ Sparkasse f

trustee

[trʌsˈtiː]
1. n (Law) → amministratore/trice fiduciario/a; (of school, institution) → amministratore/trice

trust

(trast) verb
1. to have confidence or faith; to believe. She trusted (in) him.
2. to give (something to someone), believing that it will be used well and responsibly. I can't trust him with my car; I can't trust my car to him.
3. to hope or be confident (that). I trust (that) you had / will have a good journey.
noun
1. belief or confidence in the power, reality, truth, goodness etc of a person or thing. The firm has a great deal of trust in your ability; trust in God.
2. charge or care; responsibility. The child was placed in my trust.
3. a task etc given to a person by someone who believes that they will do it, look after it etc well. He holds a position of trust in the firm.
4. arrangement(s) by which something (eg money) is given to a person to use in a particular way, or to keep until a particular time. The money was to be held in trust for his children; (also adjective) a trust fund
5. a group of business firms working together. The companies formed a trust.
ˌtrusˈtee noun
a person who keeps and takes care of something (especially money or property) for some one else.
ˈtrustworthy adjective
(negative untrustworthy) worthy of trust. Is your friend trustworthy?
ˈtrustworthiness noun
ˈtrusty adjective
able to be trusted or depended on. trusty sword; a trusty friend.
ˈtrustily adverb
ˈtrustiness noun
References in classic literature ?
Veneering launching himself upon this trustee as his oldest friend (which makes seven, Twemlow thought), and confidentially retiring with him into the conservatory, it is understood that Veneering is his co-trustee, and that they are arranging about the fortune.
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If a co-trustee is named, obtain information about the individual and his or her relationship with the trust grantor and beneficiaries.
Fifth Third Bank is proud to serve as trustee, co-trustee or agent for over 70 private and corporate foundations.
Other trusts permit the beneficiary to serve alone, but suggest or authorize a beneficiary or trustee to name an independent co-trustee.
Rasheda Bee, a co-trustee, says she believes most of the illnesses stem from "drinking poisonous water".
At issue in the case were three different points: whether Donald Sterling was removed from the process in a way consistent with the Sterling Family Trust, if a probate judge had jurisdiction in deciding issues for the trust when he removed Sterling as a co-trustee, and whether the court was allowed to let the sale proceed regardless of an appeal by Donald Sterling.
As co-trustee of his trust I was thankful that I had this binder as a guide to implementing my father's estate plan.
When a co-owner dies, the surviving owner will normally add the deceased's personal representatives to the title as co-trustee.
While most of the discussion centers on the US, concluding chapters examine PTD abroad, the global public trust, and the concept of co-trustee management.