follow Dictionary.com

What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?

tried-and-true

[trahyd-n-troo] /ˈtraɪd nˈtru/
adjective
1.
tested and found to be reliable or workable.
Origin of tried-and-true
1930-1935
1930-35
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for tried-and-true

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for tried-and-true

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for tried

6
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with tried-and-true

Nearby words for tried-and-true