from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. Archaic To think.
- intransitive v. Obsolete To suppose.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. trust or faith
- v. To trust or believe
- v. To have confidence in, or to give credence to
- n. Any of several flat-bottomed sailing boats used for fishing or for carrying bulk goods
- n. troll
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A boat with an open well amidships. It is used in spearing fish.
- v. To believe; to trust; to think or suppose.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To believe; trust.
- To think; suppose.
- n. A channel or spout of wood for conveying water to a mill; a flume: sometimes used in the plural with the same sense: as, the mill-trows.
- n. A boat with an open live-well for fish; a sort of fishing-smack or lighter.
- n. Same as drow and troll.
Middle English trowen, from Old English trēowian, to trust; see deru- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old English truwian, akin to German trauen (Wiktionary)