reliable (adj.)

  1. worthy of reliance or trust; a reliable source of information; a dependable worker

    [ Syn: dependable , dependable ]

  2. worthy of being depended on; a dependable worker; an honest working stiff; a reliable sourcSFLe of information; he was true to his word; I would be true for there are those who trust me

    [ Syn: dependable , honest , true ]

  3. conforming to fact and therefore worthy of belief; an authentic account by an eyewitness; reliable information

    [ Syn: authentic ]

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