1. worthy of trust or belief;
- Example: "a trustworthy report"
- Example: "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion"
[syn: trustworthy, trusty]
2. taking responsibility for one's conduct and obligations;
- Example: "trustworthy public servants"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Trustworthy \Trust"wor`thy\, a. Worthy of trust or confidence; trusty. -- Trust"wor`thi*ness, n. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
trustworthy adj 1: worthy of trust or belief; "a trustworthy report"; "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion" [syn: trustworthy, trusty] [ant: untrustworthy, untrusty] 2: taking responsibility for one's conduct and obligations; "trustworthy public servants"Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
75 Moby Thesaurus words for "trustworthy": accurate, authoritative, believable, calculable, colorable, conceivable, convincing, credible, dependable, ethical, exact, fail-safe, faithful, faithworthy, fast, fiduciary, firm, guaranteed, harmless, honest, honorable, incorruptible, invincible, inviolable, invulnerable, loyal, moral, plausible, predictable, principled, proven, realistic, reliable, responsible, riskless, scrupulous, secure, solid, sound, stable, staunch, steadfast, steady, straight, substantial, sure, surefire, tenable, tested, to be trusted, tried, tried and true, true, trustable, trusty, truthful, undangerous, unexceptionable, unfailing, unfalse, unhazardous, unimpeachable, unperfidious, unperilous, unprecarious, unquestionable, unrisky, untreacherous, upright, valid, veracious, warranteed, well-founded, well-grounded, worthy of faith