Breach Of Trust

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Definition: Breach Of Trust



What is the dictionary definition of Breach Of Trust?

Dictionary Definition


n. 1) any act which is in violation of the duties of a trustee or of the terms of a trust. Such a breach need not be intentional or with malice, but can be due to negligence. 2) breaking a promise or confidence.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Breach Of Trust are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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