Adjective "Trustworthy" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Able to be relied on as honest or truthful.
  1. 'The officer said the defendant had expressed himself as somebody who was trustworthy, very reliable and keen.'
  2. 'By being honest and trustworthy, you are marketing yourself to prospective customers.'
  3. 'Once employed, I class myself as a trustworthy and reliable person, despite the fact I have a back problem.'
  4. 'He looks very professional and trustworthy, and I hope things work out for him.'
  5. 'Both of them have shown a tendency to distort the truth, and so neither is trustworthy.'
  6. 'As you will understand I am putting all my trust on your trustworthy and honest character.'
  7. 'He is completely honest and trustworthy, and his record of service to his patients is second to none.'
  8. 'He was honest and trustworthy and drove for a fixed fare set by the hotel.'
  9. 'The first thing that he needed was a trustworthy driver, who could be relied on to stay sober.'
  10. 'I think language is one of the many ways we learn to identify those who are trustworthy and loyal to us.'


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

More examples(as adjective)

"people can be trustworthy at people."

"people can be trustworthy."

"allies can be trustworthy."

"politicians can be trustworthy."

"members can be trustworthy."

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