devoted, sure, trustworthy, certain, trusty, honored, credible, on the level, constant, dependable, loyal, faithful, inviolable, incorruptible, proved, A-1, tried, kosher, sure-fire, regular, honorable, staunch, intimate, safe, close, right, established, indisputable, true, reliable
believed (part of speech: verb)
declared, surmised, assented, gave faith, gathered, put faith in, credited, assumed, professed, accepted, maintained, given faith, judged, affirmed, understood, taken for granted, presumed, took for granted, held, concluded, believed, supposed, deemed
hoped (part of speech: verb)
credited (part of speech: verb)
- It was she, not he who had trusted and been betrayed. - "A Damsel in Distress", Pelham Grenville Wodehouse.
- Did they not like to be trusted? - "Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy.", Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann.
- Trusted to her memory, I suppose. - "Elizabeth's Campaign", Mrs. Humphrey Ward.