What does Reliability mean?

Definitions for Reliability

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dependability, dependableness, reliability, reliableness(noun)

    the quality of being dependable or reliable


  1. reliability(Noun)

    The quality of being reliable, dependable or trustworthy.

  2. reliability(Noun)

    The quality of a measurement indicating the degree to which the measure is consistent, that is, repeated measurements would give the same result (See validity).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reliability(noun)

    the state or quality of being reliable; reliableness


  1. Reliability

    In the psychometrics, reliability is used to describe the overall consistency of a measure. A measure is said to have a high reliability if it produces similar results under consistent conditions. For example, measurements of people’s height and weight are often extremely reliable.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reliability in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reliability in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cicero:

    The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.

  2. Theresa May:

    I want to see an energy policy that emphasizes the reliability of supply and lower costs for users.

  3. Erik Stannow:

    The reliability of the Danish grid is one of the main reasons we will operate two sites in Denmark.

  4. Wolfgang Bernhard:

    We can perfectly optimize those components to each other to get the best fuel economy and reliability.

  5. Robert Steedman:

    The new pipeline will be built to modern standards and will operate with improved safety and reliability.

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