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Usage examples for trustee

  1. Doctor Sebastian Hofmeister, the people's priest Martin Steinlin and Conrad Irmensee, trustee of the monastery of All Saints, arrived from Schaffhausen. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  2. She comes to answer the charge that, having seized Ireland as a " trustee of civilisation," she has, either through incompetence or through dishonesty, betrayed her trust. – The Open Secret of Ireland by T. M. Kettle
  3. But he isn't my trustee! – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. If I am trustee of it, I pay three half- pence. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  5. Mrs. Horace Smith filled the office of teller on the occasion with promptness and dignity, and Mrs. Elizabeth Wallace Yost was elected trustee by a majority of seven. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  6. I know I can trust you not to cheat me, since you're a trustee. – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  7. Rupert was one of John's greatest friends, and is Baba's trustee and guardian. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  8. The report continues: " In the commission of every trust there is an implied tribute to the integrity and intelligence of the trustee, and there is also an implied call for the faithful exercise of those properties to the fulfilment of the purposes of the trust. – Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams. by Josiah Quincy
  9. The next question is to get Vickars to consent; he is the surviving trustee, and you'll have to write to him, Ju. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  10. Those suits are usually brought in the name of the trustee in their behalf. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  11. As to Constantinople, he said, he might establish himself there as a trustee, but not as a proprietor. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  12. I am Godfrey Knight, and I suppose that you are my trustee, or one of them. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  13. Peter, we came down this morning to take whatever legal steps are necessary to put Dot in possession of her grandmother's money, of which I have been trustee. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  14. The trustee waited for an answer. – A Master's Degree by Margaret Hill McCarter
  15. He is your guardian as well as trustee, and has a perfect right to put a veto upon any wild expedition of this sort. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  16. Even my father did not seem to care for them much, not even as much as he cared for me; and when he lay on his deathbed, one year later, I was left, young as I was, their sole guardian, and trustee of all his wealth. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming
  17. When in an evil day a rector or dean, for instance, retires, I hear him in conversation with the young porters mention the candidates for the post, explain that such a one would not be confirmed by the minister, that another would himself refuse to accept it, then drop into fantastic details concerning mysterious papers received in the office, secret conversations alleged to have taken place between the minister and the trustee, and so on. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  18. Oh, Kate, won't you see if that Walden trustee can't possibly find another teacher, and let you off? – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
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