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Definitions for dependable
dɪˈpɛn də bəlde·pend·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reliable, dependableadjective

    worthy of reliance or trust

    "a reliable source of information"; "a dependable worker"

  2. dependable, honest, reliable, true(p)adjective

    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"

  3. dependable, rock-steady, steady-goingadjective

    consistent in performance or behavior

    "dependable in one's habits"; "a steady-going family man"

  4. dependable, good, safe, secureadjective

    financially sound

    "a good investment"; "a secure investment"

Wiktionary

  1. dependablenoun

    A reliable person or thing.

  2. dependableadjective

    Able, or easily able to be depended on.

    He was a very dependable person.

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  1. dependable

    Dependable refers to someone or something that is reliable, trustworthy, consistent and can be counted on to perform or behave in a certain way. It represents the quality of being able to be relied upon for accuracy, honesty, or achievement, often under adverse conditions. Dependability extends to people, objects, concepts, or systems providing the same correct outcome, often in repetitive situations.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dependableadjective

    worthy of being depended on; trustworthy

Wikidata

  1. Dependable

    Trustworthy, reliable.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dependable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dependable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of dependable in a Sentence

  1. Luke Coffey:

    When ISIS was knocking at their door on the border, the Kurds fought for their homeland. They have sacrificed a lot, they have proven a dependable ally to the United States.

  2. Mark Buongiorno:

    We remain laser-focused on reducing costs, meeting our delivery schedule commitments, ensuring dependable engine performance, and preparing for global sustainment of the F-35 fleet.

  3. London Breed:

    With California still experiencing devastating drought and the uncertainty around this rainy season, we need to make tough decisions that will ensure that our water source continues to be reliable and dependable for the future, year after year, San Franciscans step up to conserve our most precious resource, resulting in one of the lowest water usage rates in California, and during this critical time, I know that our City will once again meet the call to reduce water use.

  4. Steve Pavlina:

    If you aren’t chronically well-organized, punctual, and dependable, rest assured you’re competing with someone who is.

  5. Joseph Alsop:

    Gratitude, like love, is never a dependable international emotion.

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