Trustworthy

  • 1 trustworthy — trust‧wor‧thy [ˈtrʌstˌwɜːDi ǁ ɜːr ] adjective a person or organization that is trustworthy can be trusted and depended upon: • The staff are honest, trustworthy, intensely loyal and hard working. trustworthiness noun [uncountable] : • The brand… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 trustworthy — trust·wor·thy adj: worthy of confidence; specif: being or deriving from a source worthy of belief or consideration for evidentiary purposes a trustworthy informant trust·wor·thi·ness n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Trustworthy — Trust wor thy, a. Worthy of trust or confidence; trusty. {Trust wor thi*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 trustworthy — 1808, from TRUST (Cf. trust) + WORTHY (Cf. worthy). Related: Trustworthiness …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 trustworthy — reliable, dependable, trusty, tried Analogous words: *safe, secure: veracious, truthful (see corresponding nouns at TRUTH): staunch, constant, steadfast, *faithful: honest, *upright, scrupulous Antonyms: deceitful: dubious …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 trustworthy — / trusty [adj] reliable, believable accurate, always there*, authentic, authoritative, convincing, credible, dependable, ethical, exact, honest, honorable, kosher*, levelheaded, mature, on the level*, on up and up*, open, plausible, principled,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 trustworthy — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ able to be relied on as honest, truthful, or reliable. DERIVATIVES trustworthiness noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 trustworthy — [trust′wʉr΄thē] adj. trustworthier, trustworthiest worthy of trust; dependable; reliable SYN. RELIABLE trustworthily adv. trustworthiness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 trustworthy — adjective Date: 1714 worthy of confidence ; dependable < a trustworthy guide > < trustworthy information > • trustworthily adverb • trustworthiness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 trustworthy — [[t]trʌ̱stwɜː(r)ði[/t]] ADJ GRADED A trustworthy person is reliable, responsible, and can be trusted completely. He is a trustworthy and level headed leader. Derived words: trustworthiness N UNCOUNT He wrote a reference for him, describing his… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 trustworthy — trustworthily, adv. trustworthiness, n. /trust werr dhee/, adj. deserving of trust or confidence; dependable; reliable: The treasurer was not entirely trustworthy. [1800 10; TRUST + WORTHY] Syn. true, accurate, honest, faithful. See reliable. * * …

    Universalium

  • 12 trustworthy — trust|wor|thy [ˈtrʌstˌwə:ði US ə:r ] adj someone who is trustworthy can be trusted and depended on = ↑dependable >trustworthiness n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 trustworthy — adjective someone who is trustworthy can be trusted and depended upon; dependable trustworthiness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 trustworthy — adjective a trustworthy citizen Syn: reliable, dependable, honest, honorable, upright, principled, true, truthful, as good as one s word, ethical, virtuous, incorruptible, unimpeachable, above suspicion; responsible, sensible, levelheaded; loyal …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 15 trustworthy — [ˈtrʌs(t)ˌwɜːði] adj someone who is trustworthy can be trusted Ant: untrustworthy …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 trustworthy — adjective Deserving of trust, reliable. Syn: believable, convincing, credible, dependable, ethical, honest, honorable, kosher …

    Wiktionary

  • 17 trustworthy — Synonyms and related words: accurate, authoritative, believable, calculable, colorable, conceivable, convincing, credible, dependable, ethical, exact, fail safe, faithful, faithworthy, fast, fiduciary, firm, guaranteed, harmless, honest,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 trustworthy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. reliable, dependable, faithful, trusty, responsible, credible, believable; constant, true, loyal. See probity, belief, certainty. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. Dependable, accurate, honest, true; see… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 trustworthy — trust|wor|thy [ trʌst,wɜrði ] adjective able to be trusted as being honest, safe, or reliable ╾ trust|wor|thi|ness noun uncount …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 trustworthy — adj. dependable, reliable …

    English contemporary dictionary