deserving of trust or confidence; dependable; reliable: The treasurer was not entirely trustworthy.

1800–10; trust + worthy

trustworthily, adverb
trustworthiness, noun
untrustworthily, adverb
untrustworthilyness, noun
untrustworthy, adjective

true, accurate, honest, faithful. See reliable. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To trustworthy
World English Dictionary
trustworthy (ˈtrʌstˌwɜːðɪ)
worthy of being trusted; honest, reliable, or dependable

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Some confessed that they didn't see the ships themselves, but heard reliable
  accounts from trustworthy comrades.
TO be trustworthy an airplane propeller must be strong.
Golden retrievers are known as friendly, gentle, and trustworthy dogs.
All of these reporting platforms are valuable and can be trustworthy.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature