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dependable

adjective     /dɪˈpen.də.bl̩/
If someone or something is dependable, you can trust them or have confidence in them: I need someone dependable to look after the children while I'm at work. a dependable carLoyal, faithful and dependable dependability     /dɪˌpen.dəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] The car offers value for money, comfort ,and dependability.Loyal, faithful and dependable dependably     /-bli/ adverb
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