Origin of dependable
Examples from the Web for dependable
Palmer turned out to be so dependable in his public appearances that Jockey was shocked.
Most have little opportunity to reclaim a life of solid, dependable work.Pity the Coal Miners: A Greener Environment’s Biggest Losers|Stuart Stevens|June 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Dependable Air Service Act now moves to the House of Representatives, where it is expected to be taken up as soon as Friday.
In this unwelcome role, a patient may come to rely on his one dependable anchor—a familiar place to recuperate.Hurricane Sandy Disconnects Evacuated Patients From Comfort of Predictability|Kent Sepkowitz|November 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But its model has so far proven explainable, dependable, and profitable.LinkedIn Performance Impresses Investors, Despite Hiccups|Nick Summers|June 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The peculiarity about this plucky little steamer is that no craft that ever plowed through those waters is so dependable.The Launch Boys' Cruise in the Deerfoot|Edward S. Ellis
They are known to be such steady, dependable men that they are always snapped up at once.Our Elizabeth|Florence A. Kilpatrick
You are at ease when you begin your trip; for you know that track, train, and men in charge all are dependable.Certain Success|Norval A. Hawkins
It is dependable wherever the roads are capable of carrying its load.The Rural Motor Express|US Government
"Jack Maynard is so dependable," she said, and a distinct note of tenderness trembled in her voice.The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop|Hamlin Garland