dependable

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
de•pend•a•ble /dɪˈpɛndəbəl/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. worthy of trust; reliable:a dependable employee.
de•pend•a•bil•i•ty /dɪˌpɛndəˈbɪlɪti/USA pronunciation  n. [uncountable]
de•pend•a•bly, adv. See -pend-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
de•pend•a•ble  (di pendə bəl),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. capable of being depended on;
    worthy of trust;
    reliable:a dependable employee.
de•pend′a•bili•ty, de•penda•ble•ness, n. 
de•penda•bly, adv. 
  • depend + -able 1725–35
    trustworthy, trusty, trusted, steadfast, faithful, responsible.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
dependable /dɪˈpɛndəbəl/ adj
  1. able to be depended on; reliable; trustworthy

deˌpendaˈbility, deˈpendableness n deˈpendably adv
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