trust to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] formal
present tense
I/you/we/theytrust to
he/she/ittrusts to
present participletrusting to
past tensetrusted to
past participletrusted to
  1. trust to something to depend on something such as luck or chance to help you to achieve something, usually because you have no other choice

    I’m trusting to luck that the shops will be open.

See also main entry: trust