reliable person

reliable person

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  • reliable — re‧li‧a‧ble [rɪˈlaɪəbl] adjective someone or something that is reliable can be trusted or depended on: • a good, reliable worker • The system will be more reliable than the current equipment. reliability noun [uncountable] : • The design… …   Financial and business terms

  • reliable */*/ — UK [rɪˈlaɪəb(ə)l] / US adjective 1) a) a reliable person is someone who you can trust to behave well, work hard, or do what you expect them to do Alice can look after the children. She s very reliable. a reliable workman/car b) a reliable vehicle …   English dictionary

  • reliable — re|li|a|ble [ rı laıəbl ] adjective ** 1. ) a reliable person is someone you can trust to behave well, work hard, or do what you expect them to do: DEPENDABLE: Alice can take care of the children. She s very reliable. a reliable workman a ) a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • reliable — reliable, dependable, trustworthy, trusty, tried can be applied to persons, their utterances, views, methods, or instruments to mean having or manifesting qualities which merit confidence or trust. Reliable describes what one can count upon not… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • reliable — [ri lī′ə bəl] adj. that can be relied on; dependable; trustworthy reliability n. reliableness reliably adv. SYN. RELIABLE is applied to a person or thing that can be counted upon to do what is expected or required [a reliable assistant ];… …   English World dictionary

  • reliable — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. trustworthy, dependable, trusty, responsible. See certainty, probity. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Having a sound character] Syn. Dependable, trustworthy, firm, unimpeachable, trusty, sterling, strong …   English dictionary for students

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  • reliably — reliable UK US /rɪˈlaɪəbl/ adjective ► reliable information or data is accurate or able to be trusted: »Broker dealers must use their judgment in assessing whether the issuer information is from a reliable source. reliable… …   Financial and business terms

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