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Another word for reliable

  1. Capable of being depended upon

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Another word for reliable

  1. Having a sound character

  2. Worthy of trust

Synonym Study

  • Trusty applies to a person or thing that continued experience has shown to be highly trustworthy or dependable my trusty steed
  • Trustworthy applies to a person, or sometimes a thing, whose truthfulness, integrity, discretion, etc. can be relied on a trustworthy source of information
  • Dependable refers to a person or thing that can be depended on, as in an emergency, and often connotes levelheadedness or steadiness a dependable friend
  • Reliable is applied to a person or thing that can be counted upon to do what is expected or required a reliable assistant, a reliable car