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reliability

[ri-lahy-uh-bil-i-tee]
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noun
  1. the ability to be relied on or depended on, as for accuracy, honesty, or achievement.
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Sometimes re·li·a·ble·ness.

Origin of reliability

Related formsnon·re·li·a·bil·i·ty, noun
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Related Words for reliability

honesty, loyalty, safety, authenticity, soundness, security, accuracy, trustworthiness, constancy, fidelity, steadfastness, faithfulness

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Word Origin and History for reliability

n.

1816, from reliable + -ity.

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