entrust (someone or something) with (someone or something)

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entrust (someone or something) with (someone or something)

To rely on one to care for someone or something. I refuse to entrust a 16-year-old girl with my precious baby because you just know she's going to spend the whole night watching TV and checking her phone! I can't believe that Grandpa entrusted you with his car—that thing is his pride and joy.
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entrust someone with someone or something

to trust someone to provide protection and care for someone or something. Can I entrust you with Johnny while I go in and vote? I entrusted Fred with my share of the money until I returned. I would not even entrust myself with the care of this priceless vase!
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The State Committee for Property Affairs has been entrusted with taking measures to approve the charter of the company and its undergoing state registration, and the executive power of Baku has been entrusted to resolve the issues arising from this decision.
Najib Ullah, Assistant Director (O&M), Administration Directorate has been entrusted with the additional charge of the post of Administrative OfficerI, Administration Directorate, relieving Mohammad Umar Sohaib, Deputy Director, Directorate of One Window Operations from the additional charge of the said post.
Mohammad Ubaid Iqbal, Assistant Director working as Administrative Officer (General), Administration Directorate has been entrusted with the additional charge of post of Administrative OfficerII, Administration Directorate, relieving Hina Rukh, Deputy Director, Directorate of Estate ManagementI from the additional charge.
Yawar Bashir Wirk, Deputy Director in the Directorate of Land DevelopmentI has been entrusted with the additional charge of post of Deputy Director, Directorate of Land DevelopmentIV during the leave period of Muhammad Yasir Iqbal.
Khaliq Ur Rehman, Deputy Director in the Directorate of Estate Management (QAT) has been entrusted with additional charge of the post of Estate Officer, Directorate of Estate ManagementII during the leave period of Ammad Anwar Khokhar.
The European Commission or the euro zone's bailout fund, ESM, could be entrusted with the job of winding down banks, according to Reuters.
AIJ had been entrusted with 185.27 billion yen worth of assets at the end of March 2011 from 84 pension funds covering over 880,000 people, the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry said Tuesday.
"It's a privilege to be entrusted with the leadership of an organization such as the FAF that has such a high degree of not only professional but also public responsibility," said DeSantis in an interview.
He wants to make certain all are in alignment (to carry out the responsibilities FASB has been entrusted with, empowered by the SEC to be the independent standard-setter in the U.S.), and that all are "staying ahead of the curve and not only meeting but exceeding the expectations associated with those responsibilities." That will take some assessment, he says, to determine the current activities and some planning as to whether a change is required and what actions will be implemented, if necessary.
The following five candidates will be entrusted with the mandate of Judge of the Court of Justice from May 1, 2004 to October 6, 2006: Jiri Malenovsk (Czech Republic), George Arestis (Cyprus), Egils Levits (Latvia), Pranas Kuris (Lithuania) and Anthony Borg-Barthet (Malta); while the five other candidates will be entrusted with the mandate of Judge for the period of May 1, 2004 to October 6, 2009.
Rampe said, "This distinguished jury has been entrusted with selecting a design for the World Trade Center site that appropriately expresses the principles outlined in the competition guidelines.
They are entrusted with the greater and more important missions (e.g., the archangel Gabriel coming to the Virgin Mary).
The venture will then be entrusted with the bank's system management.