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trust·wor·thy

 (trŭst′wûr′thē)
adj. trust·wor·thi·er, trust·wor·thi·est
Warranting trust; reliable. See Synonyms at reliable.

trust′wor′thi·ly adv.
trust′wor′thi·ness n.

trustworthy

(ˈtrʌstˌwɜːðɪ)
adj
worthy of being trusted; honest, reliable, or dependable
ˈtrustˌworthily adv
ˈtrustˌworthiness n

trust•wor•thy

(ˈtrʌstˌwɜr ði)

adj.
deserving of trust or confidence; reliable.
[1800–10]
trust′wor`thi•ly, adv.
trust′wor`thi•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.trustworthy - worthy of trust or belieftrustworthy - worthy of trust or belief; "a trustworthy report"; "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion"
dependable, reliable - worthy of reliance or trust; "a reliable source of information"; "a dependable worker"
faithful - steadfast in affection or allegiance; "years of faithful service"; "faithful employees"; "we do not doubt that England has a faithful patriot in the Lord Chancellor"
honest, honorable - not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent; "honest lawyers"; "honest reporting"
responsible - worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable; "a responsible adult"; "responsible journalism"; "a responsible position"; "the captain is responsible for the ship's safety"; "the cabinet is responsible to the parliament"
untrustworthy, untrusty - not worthy of trust or belief; "an untrustworthy person"
2.trustworthy - taking responsibility for one's conduct and obligationstrustworthy - taking responsibility for one's conduct and obligations; "trustworthy public servants"
responsible - worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable; "a responsible adult"; "responsible journalism"; "a responsible position"; "the captain is responsible for the ship's safety"; "the cabinet is responsible to the parliament"

trustworthy

trustworthy

adjective
1. Capable of being depended upon:
2. Worthy of belief, as because of precision or faithfulness to an original:
Translations
جَدير بالثِّقَه
důvěryhodný
pålidelig
luotettava
trúverîugur, áreiîanlegur
vreden zaupanja
pålitlig

trustworthy

[ˈtrʌstˌwɜːðɪ] ADJ [person] → formal, de confianza; [source of news] → fidedigno, fiable; [statistics] → fiable, exacto

trustworthy

[ˈtrʌstwɜːrði] adj [person] → digne de confiance

trustworthy

adj personvertrauenswürdig; statement, accountglaubhaft, glaubwürdig

trustworthy

[ˈtrʌstˌwɜːðɪ] adj (person) → fidato/a, degno/a di fiducia; (source of news) → attendibile

trust

(trast) verb
1. to have confidence or faith; to believe. She trusted (in) him.
2. to give (something to someone), believing that it will be used well and responsibly. I can't trust him with my car; I can't trust my car to him.
3. to hope or be confident (that). I trust (that) you had / will have a good journey.
noun
1. belief or confidence in the power, reality, truth, goodness etc of a person or thing. The firm has a great deal of trust in your ability; trust in God.
2. charge or care; responsibility. The child was placed in my trust.
3. a task etc given to a person by someone who believes that they will do it, look after it etc well. He holds a position of trust in the firm.
4. arrangement(s) by which something (eg money) is given to a person to use in a particular way, or to keep until a particular time. The money was to be held in trust for his children; (also adjective) a trust fund
5. a group of business firms working together. The companies formed a trust.
ˌtrusˈtee noun
a person who keeps and takes care of something (especially money or property) for some one else.
ˈtrustworthy adjective
(negative untrustworthy) worthy of trust. Is your friend trustworthy?
ˈtrustworthiness noun
ˈtrusty adjective
able to be trusted or depended on. trusty sword; a trusty friend.
ˈtrustily adverb
ˈtrustiness noun
References in classic literature ?
By the best authorities, he has always been considered a most trustworthy and unexaggerating historian, except in some one or two particulars, not at all affecting the matter presently to be mentioned.
And when after gaining his own deck, and his own pivot-hole there, he so vehemently wheeled round with an urgent command to the steersman (it was, as ever, something about his not steering inflexibly enough); then, the already shaken ivory received such an additional twist and wrench, that though it still remained entire, and to all appearances lusty, yet Ahab did not deem it entirely trustworthy.
Have you brought any letters -- any documents -- any proofs that you are trustworthy and truthful?
I am privileged, because I am known to be honorable and trustworthy, and because I have a distinguished record in the service; so they don't hobble me nor tie me to stakes or shut me tight in stables, but let me wander around to suit myself.
Clara Belle was rather a successful agent, but Susan, who could only say "thoap," never made large returns, and the twins, who were somewhat young to be thoroughly trustworthy, could be given only a half dozen cakes at a time, and were obliged to carry with them on their business trips a brief document stating the price per cake, dozen, and box.
Poole--an able woman in her line, and very trustworthy, but for one fault--a fault common to a deal of them nurses and matrons--she KEPT A PRIVATE BOTTLE OF GIN BY HER, and now and then took a drop over-much.
Subsequent communications announced his departure, under care of a trustworthy foreman, for some public works in Belgium; touched on the general benefit he appeared to derive from this new change; praised his excellent manners and address, which were of great assistance in facilitating business communications with the foreigners -- and passed over in ominous silence the main question of his actual progress in the acquirement of knowledge.
Do what he would, behind the little counter, as to the striking of a light and the lighting of his pipe, he was troubled, and his hand was not trustworthy.
Whence it sometimes happened that the more reasonable a student was in mathematics, the more unreasonable she was in the affairs of real life, concerning which few trustworthy postulates have yet been ascertained.
Enough has been said, I trust, to shew that Recognition by Feeling is not so tedious or indecisive a process as might have been supposed; and it is obviously more trustworthy than Recognition by hearing.
Madame de Bois-Tracy asked me, for one of her friends who resides in the provinces, I believe, for a trustworthy maid.
He is the most estimable, the most trustworthy creature in the world, and I will venture to say, there is not a better seaman in all the merchant service.