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TRUSTEE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does trustee mean? 

TRUSTEE (noun)
  The noun TRUSTEE has 2 senses:

1. a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit
2. members of a governing board

  Familiarity information: TRUSTEE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TRUSTEE (noun)


Sense 1trustee [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

legal guardian; trustee

Hypernyms ("trustee" is a kind of...):

fiduciary (a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary)

Domain category:

jurisprudence; law (the collection of rules imposed by authority)


Sense 2trustee [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Members of a governing board

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

regent; trustee

Hypernyms ("trustee" is a kind of...):

committee member (a member of a committee)

Holonyms ("trustee" is a member of...):

governing board (a board that manages the affairs of an institution)


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