dependability


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de·pend·a·ble

 (dĭ-pĕn′də-bəl)
adj.
Trustworthy. See Synonyms at reliable.

de·pend′a·bil′i·ty, de·pend′a·ble·ness n.
de·pend′a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dependability - the quality of being dependable or reliable
responsibleness, responsibility - a form of trustworthiness; the trait of being answerable to someone for something or being responsible for one's conduct; "he holds a position of great responsibility"
solidity, solidness - the quality of being solid and reliable financially or factually or morally; "the solidity of the evidence worked in his favor"; "the solidness of her faith gave her enduring hope"
infallibility - the quality of never making an error
duplicability, reproducibility - the quality of being reproducible
undependability, undependableness, unreliability, unreliableness - the trait of not being dependable or reliable
Translations

dependability

[dɪˌpendəˈbɪlɪtɪ] N [of person] → seriedad f, formalidad f; [of machine] → fiabilidad f

dependability

dependability

[dɪˌpɛndəˈbɪlɪtɪ] naffidabilità
References in classic literature ?
She was immensely proud of him, of his steadiness and dependability, but at rare moments, remembering her own normal childhood, she would think with compunction: "It ain't right.
JD Power, a global marketing information company, has recognised the Hyundai Tucson with the most dependable Small SUV in its 2018 Vehicle Dependability Study.
quality dependability and safety / system dependability and safety / dependability and safety methods & tools
Kia Optima: Top marks from JD Power for dependability.
CZECH car maker Skoda has topped the ranks of automotive brands for vehicle dependability in the UK.
Portinale and Raiteri present approaches to the dependability of systems using the artificial intelligence framework of probabilistic graphical models.
The inaugural 2015 UK Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) asked owners to report problems with their new cars from serious breakdowns to troublesome in-car entertainment issues.
The inaugural 2015 UK Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) asked owners to report problems with their new cars - from serious breakdowns to troublesome in-car entertainment issues.
The global market research company uses information gathered from owners of threeyear old vehicles (2011 year models for this study) to rank overall dependability.
New Delhi, June 28 -- Overall dependability of vehicles in India declines for the second consecutive year, according to the J.
Lexus ranked highest in vehicle dependability among all nameplates for a second consecutive year in the 2013 JD Power and Associates vehicle dependability study (VDS).
Open systems dependability; dependability engineering for ever-changing systems.

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