Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
used for saying that someone or something is exactly what they seem to be, with no hidden qualities, aims, etc.
a reliable person is someone who you can trust to behave well, work hard, or do what you expect them to do
able to be trusted as being honest, safe, or reliable
not changing in behaviour, attitudes, or qualities
reliable and sensible
a secure situation or job is safe and reliable
dependable things always work in the way that you expect them to
sensible, reliable, and able to be trusted to do the right thing
reliable, sensible, and able to make good decisions
generally considered to be honest and reliable
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a dark substance used for drawing a line along the edge of each eyelid
moving with rhythm, together as one
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of reliable and trustworthy from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.