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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRUSTINESS

To have sponsors or witnesses of the parents' trustiness, and the child's covenant, or not.

How then may I not swear this that thou biddest me, and that with all joy and trustiness?

The very courage and trustiness of Fontenelle bore this stamp of discreet moderation.

WORD ORIGIN

early 13c., "trusting," from trust (n.) + -y (2); meaning "reliable, to be counted on" is from early 14c. The noun meaning "a prisoner granted special privileges as reward for good conduct" is first attested 1855.

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