Part of speech:
(Logic) True only under certain conditions; not necessarily or universally true:
(Law) Executed in a manner so as to produce legal effectiveness:
The definition of authoritative is someone or something having power, influence or the right to control and make decisions.
Not erring; making no mistakes; infallible
Not liable to fail, go wrong, make a mistake, etc.; dependable; reliable; sure
Having the nature of a temporary provision; arranged or established for the time being, pending permanent arrangement or establishment
Of, characteristic of, or befitting a yeoman
The state or period of being imprisoned, confined, or enslaved.
Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
A type of explosive designed to cling to the hull of a ship and detonate on contact or signal.
A favorite, esp. one who is a fawning, servile follower: term of contempt
The close dependence of one occurrence, value, quality, etc. on another
The faith, confidence, or trust felt by one who relies:
The close association between two or more organisms of different species, often but not necessarily benefiting each member. The association of algae and fungi in lichens and of bacteria living in the intestines or on the skin of animals are forms of symbiosis. Some scientists believe that many multicellular organisms evolved from symbiotic relationships between unicellular ones and that the DNA-containing organelles within certain eukaryotic cells (such as mitochondria and chloroplasts) are the product of symbiotic relationships in which the participants became interdependent. There are four forms of symbiosis: amensalism , commensalism , mutualism , and parasitism .
To put into a bank.
To confide is to trust someone enough to tell your secrets, worries or thoughts.
To exclude by or as if by counting:
To hang as on a hinge; be contingent; depend
To rely is defined as to have trust, or to depend on someone or something.
To give credence to; believe:
To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
To appear to be; seem
(Chiefly New England) To suppose:
(Informal, Dial.) To think; suppose
The definition of trustworthy is someone who is honest who can be entrusted with your secrets or with anything else of importance.
To throw (stones, etc.) with a sling
To hang by a support from above so as to allow free movement
(Intransitive, slang, ice hockey, lacrosse) The action of performing a move or deke with the puck in order to get past a defender or goalie; perhaps because of the resemblance to dangling the puck on a string.
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