(noun, adjective)


1. worthy of reliance or trust

- a dependable worker

Similar word(s): certain, sure, tested, tried, undeviating, trustworthy, trusty, reliable

2. worthy of being depended on

- He was honest and a very dependable person.

Similar word(s): trustworthy, trusty, honest, reliable, true

3. consistent in performance or behavior

- dependable in one's habits

Similar word(s): steady

4. financially safe

Similar word(s): sound, good, safe, secure


1. A reliable person or thing.