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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Fit to be trusted; dependable.

Usage examples (37)
  • Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.
  • A reliable source of information
  • Algiers, the Algerian newspaper El Watan said, quoting what it called reliable sources.
  • ZAHN: Mr. Atwan, let's come back a moment to what you describe as your reliable sources. for more
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