Associations to the word «Trustee»


TRUSTEE, 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 effects of another are attached in a trustee process.
TRUSTEE, verb. To commit (property) to the care of a trustee; as, to trustee an estate.
TRUSTEE, verb. To attach (a debtor's wages, credits, or property in the hands of a third person) in the interest of the creditor.
TRUSTEE DE SON TORT, noun. (legal) a person who is not a regularly appointed trustee but interferes with the trust as if he were trustee.
TRUSTEE STOCK, noun. (finance) High-grade stock in which trust funds may be legally invested.

Dictionary definition

TRUSTEE, noun. A person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit.
TRUSTEE, noun. Members of a governing board.

Wise words

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