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Definition of triste

"triste" is probably misspelled. Trying trustee instead Definition of trustee

1. trustee [ n ] a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit

Used in print:

(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)

He is a trustee for the common good , however feeble the safeguards which the positive or municipal law of property provides against his misuse of that share of the common fund , wisely or unwisely , entrusted to his keeping .

Synonyms trustee legal_guardian Related Terms fiduciary law

2. trustee [ n ] members of a governing board

Used in print:

(Legislation on Foreign Relations. Committee on Foreign...)

if a receiver or trustee for any such partnership or corporation , duly appointed by a court of competent jurisdiction in the United_States , makes an assignment of the claim , or any part thereof , with_respect_to which an award is made , or makes an assignment of such award , or any part thereof , payment shall be made to the assignee , as his interest may appear ; and in the case of any assignment of an award , or any part thereof , which is made in_writing and duly acknowledged and filed , after such award is certified to the Secretary_of_the_Treasury , payment may , in the discretion of the Secretary_of_the_Treasury , be made to the assignee , as his interest may appear .

Synonyms trustee regent Related Terms committee_member governing_board

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