English version

trust to something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtrust to something phrasal verbHOPEto hope that what you want to happen will happen, because there is nothing you can do about it I’ll just have to trust to luck that it works out okay. I hope I may trust to your discretion. trust→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
trust to luckIf you don't want a child - don't trust to luck.The men disappeared behind a distant quayside shed, but she dared not trust to luck and hid behind a winch.I swayed and stumbled along as best I could, trusting to luck and the two people with me.And trust to luck that whichever of the gods claimed him as of right would be in a forgiving mood.
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Verb table
trust
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytrust
he, she, ittrusts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytrusted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave trusted
he, she, ithas trusted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad trusted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill trust
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have trusted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam trusting
he, she, itis trusting
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you, we, theyare trusting
Past
I, he, she, itwas trusting
you, we, theywere trusting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been trusting
he, she, ithas been trusting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been trusting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be trusting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been trusting
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