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- n. The property of being reliable, reliability.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being reliable; reliability.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the quality of being dependable or reliable
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Of course, these proxies for reliableness - links, market evaluation, geographic proximity - wouldn't be perfect.
There can be no reliableness of character without repose.
He explained how he arrived at this estimate, the reliableness of which is beyond dispute, though it may seem incredible to those who have not been in southern seas during the season when the sooty petrels
Like the rest of mankind, he has lights and shadows in his life, and a variety of moods, yet underneath all this he has a pleasing sameness that is the essence of reliableness.
He explained how he arrived at this estimate, the reliableness of which is beyond dispute, though it may seem incredible to those who have not been in southern seas during the season when the sooty petrels "most do congregate."
Is there steadiness, do you think, and depth, and reliableness altogether?
Highly esteemed by his colleagues for his straight-forwardness, reliableness, punctuality, and conscientious fidelity in all his official duties, he exercised, here, his calling as teacher in a circle of hearers, at first relatively narrow, but which soon grew visibly larger, especially in the case of his lectures on
[Isa. xl, 26], is at the same time a guarantee of the reliableness of the senses.
She has no continuity, no reliableness, no self-control.
Their original unbelief is a strong argument for the reliableness of their final faith.
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