Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. to confide; to trust
  • v. to betroth or espouse; to affiance
  • n. An affidavit to be signed by a contest winner to confirm eligibility.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To confide (one's self to, or in); to trust.
  • transitive v. To betroth or espouse; to affiance.
  • transitive v. To bind in faith.
  • intransitive v. To trust or confide.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To trust, confide (a thing to a person); reflexively, to confide one's self.
  • To confide in; trust.
  • To affirm on one's faith; make affidavit.
  • To assure by promise; pledge; betroth; affiance.
  • To engage; bind; join.
  • To trust; confide.

Etymologies

Shortening of affidavit. (Wiktionary)

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