Definition of trustworthy in English:

trustworthy

adjective

  • Able to be relied on as honest or truthful.

    ‘leave a spare key with a trustworthy neighbour’
    • ‘The officer said the defendant had expressed himself as somebody who was trustworthy, very reliable and keen.’
    • ‘The groups change every few sessions and they're very open and trustworthy.’
    • ‘By being honest and trustworthy, you are marketing yourself to prospective customers.’
    • ‘A caring neighbour both honest and trustworthy, he loved the affairs of the day.’
    • ‘Once employed, I class myself as a trustworthy and reliable person, despite the fact I have a back problem.’
    • ‘Do they have a trustworthy neighbour they can ring if they get into difficulties and a number to contact you at work?’
    • ‘He looks very professional and trustworthy, and I hope things work out for him.’
    • ‘Trust is in truth unlikely to be restored for so long as politicians try and prove that one side is more honest and trustworthy than the other.’
    • ‘Both of them have shown a tendency to distort the truth, and so neither is trustworthy.’
    • ‘The Siberian Husky loves children and its reliable temperament makes it trustworthy.’
    • ‘As you will understand I am putting all my trust on your trustworthy and honest character.’
    • ‘They know that they will have to vote for the most trustworthy person if they want to maximize their own interests.’
    • ‘He is completely honest and trustworthy, and his record of service to his patients is second to none.’
    • ‘He's very trustworthy, he's honest and he's much braver than I am, as a gamekeeper he has to be.’
    • ‘He was honest and trustworthy and drove for a fixed fare set by the hotel.’
    • ‘I would like to think they would say I am trustworthy, helpful and reliable.’
    • ‘The first thing that he needed was a trustworthy driver, who could be relied on to stay sober.’
    • ‘You prefer to describe yourself as dependable, honest, practical and trustworthy.’
    • ‘I think language is one of the many ways we learn to identify those who are trustworthy and loyal to us.’
    • ‘The impression that he gave me was that he was a very honest and trustworthy young man.’
    reliable, dependable, honest, full of integrity, worthy of trust, honourable, upright, principled, true, truthful, as good as one's word, ethical, virtuous, incorruptible, unimpeachable, above suspicion
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Pronunciation

trustworthy

/ˈtrʌs(t)wəːði/