trust fund
trust fund see fund 1

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

trust fund
n.
Property or money held in a trust, administered by a trustee and intended to benefit someone who does not own it.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


trust fund
The principal, or corpus, of a trust.
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Living Trusts & Avoiding Probate

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

trust fund
England, Wales
Assets (whether capital or income) held by the trustees of a trust for the benefit of one or more beneficiaries (beneficiary).

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

trust fund
n.
   the principal (called the corpus) of a trust, made up of its assets and, sometimes, accumulated profits.
   See also: trust

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • trust fund — ► NOUN ▪ a fund consisting of assets belonging to a trust, held by the trustees for the beneficiaries …   English terms dictionary

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  • trust fund — trust′ fund n. money, securities, etc., held in trust • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • trust fund — n. money, securities, etc. held in trust …   English World dictionary

  • trust fund — n money belonging to someone that is controlled for them by a trustee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • trust fund — trust ,fund noun count an amount of money invested and managed for someone, often a child, by another person or organization …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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