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1. dependable

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndəbəl'] worthy of reliance or trust.

Synonyms

  • time-tested
  • tried
  • trustworthy
  • trusty
  • sure
  • tested
  • tried and true
  • reliable
  • undeviating

Antonyms

  • untrustworthy
  • unreliable
  • uncertain
  • uncertainty

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Words that Rhyme with Dependable

  • extendable
  • expendable
  • commendable
  • spendable
  • amendable

Example sentences of the word dependable


1. Adjective
Students must have a dependable source of financial aid to pay for tuition and cost of living in college.

Quotes containing the word dependable


1. Professionalism in art has this difficulty: To be professional is to be dependable, to be dependable is to be predictable, and predictability is esthetically boring - an anti-virtue in a field where we hope to be astonished and startled and at some deep level refreshed.
- John Updike

2. Professionalism in art has this difficulty: To be professional is to be dependable, to be dependable is to be predictable, and predictability is esthetically boring - an anti-virtue in a field where we hope to be astonished and startled and at some deep level refreshed.
- John Updike

3. Where would you be without friends? The people to pick you up when you need lifting? We come from homes far from perfect, so you end up almost parent and sibling to your friends - your own chosen family. There's nothing like a really loyal, dependable, good friend. Nothing.
- Jennifer Aniston

2. dependable

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndəbəl'] worthy of being depended on.

Synonyms

  • trustworthy
  • trusty
  • reliable
  • true

Antonyms

  • unfaithful
  • dishonest
  • insecure
  • false

3. dependable

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndəbəl'] consistent in performance or behavior.

Synonyms

  • steady-going
  • rock-steady

Antonyms

  • unsealed
  • unproved
  • irresponsible

4. dependable

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndəbəl'] financially sound.

Synonyms

  • secure
  • sound
  • safe

Antonyms

  • unsure
  • unpredictable
  • indefinite
  • careless
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