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Definitions for dependable
dɪˈpɛn də bəlde·pend·able

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word dependable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reliable, dependable(adj)

    worthy of reliance or trust

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

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

    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-going(adj)

    consistent in performance or behavior

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

  4. dependable, good, safe, secure(adj)

    financially sound

    "a good investment"; "a secure investment"

Wiktionary

  1. dependable(Noun)

    A reliable person or thing.

  2. dependable(Adjective)

    Able, or easily able to be depended on.

    He was a very dependable person.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dependable(adj)

    worthy of being depended on; trustworthy

Freebase

  1. Dependable

    Trustworthy, reliable.

How to pronounce dependable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dependable in sign language?

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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. President Jacob Zuma:

    We are deeply shocked and saddened by this untimely death of an outstanding cadre of our liberation struggle and a competent, accomplished and dependable member of my cabinet.

  2. Michael Pachter:

    It's as dependable a title as there is.

  3. Steve Pavlina:

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

  4. 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.

  5. Octavia E. Butler:

    First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain you whether you’re inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories. Inspiration won’t. Habit is persistence in practice.

Images & Illustrations of dependable

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