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Meaning of “unreliable” in the English Dictionary

"unreliable" in British English

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unreliableadjective

uk   us   /ˌʌn.rɪˈlaɪə.bl̩/
B2 not ​able to be ​trusted or ​believed: The ​busservice is unreliable. unreliable ​evidence
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(Definition of unreliable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"unreliable" in American English

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unreliableadjective

 us   /ˌʌn·rɪˈlɑɪ·ə·bəl/
not to be ​trusted or ​depended on: Their ​carpenter was ​totally unreliable – he never ​finished the ​job.
(Definition of unreliable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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