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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (4)

1. worthy of reliance or trust;
- Example: "a reliable source of information"
- Example: "a dependable worker"
[syn: reliable, dependable]

2. worthy of being depended on;
- Example: "a dependable worker"
- Example: "an honest working stiff"
- Example: "a reliable sourcSFLe of information"
- Example: "he was true to his word"
- Example: "I would be true for there are those who trust me"
[syn: dependable, honest, reliable, true(p)]

3. consistent in performance or behavior;
- Example: "dependable in one's habits"
- Example: "a steady-going family man"
[syn: dependable, rock-steady, steady-going]

4. financially sound;
- Example: "a good investment"
- Example: "a secure investment"
[syn: dependable, good, safe, secure]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dependable \De*pend"a*ble\, a. Worthy of being depended on; trustworthy. "Dependable friendships." --Pope. Dependance Dependant
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

dependable adj 1: worthy of reliance or trust; "a reliable source of information"; "a dependable worker" [syn: reliable, dependable] [ant: undependable, unreliable] 2: 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" [syn: dependable, honest, reliable, true(p)] 3: consistent in performance or behavior; "dependable in one's habits"; "a steady-going family man" [syn: dependable, rock-steady, steady-going] 4: financially sound; "a good investment"; "a secure investment" [syn: dependable, good, safe, secure]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "dependable": calculable, fail-safe, faithful, faithworthy, fast, firm, guaranteed, harmless, incorruptible, invincible, inviolable, invulnerable, predictable, proven, reliable, responsible, riskless, secure, solid, sound, stable, staunch, steadfast, steady, straight, substantial, sure, surefire, tested, to be trusted, tried, tried and true, true, trustable, trustworthy, trusty, undangerous, unfailing, unfalse, unhazardous, unperfidious, unperilous, unprecarious, unrisky, untreacherous, warranteed, well-founded, well-grounded