dependability dependability  /dɪ ˌpɛn də ˈbɪ lɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being dependable or reliable

Usage(s):

  1. The controversy over the killing of the teachers is now intensifying questions about the dependability of Indonesia's armed forces.
  2. Other tests gauge dependability, stress management and motivation.
  3. There is an overwhelming number of people in the United States that believe US cars have a significantly higher rate for needed repairs and lower dependability then foriegn cars.

News

  1. Yale Hoists End Trucks Now Available for Class D Service

    AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, announces that its popular Yale Hoists integrated rotating axle tube frame end trucks are now available for Class D service. For years, Yale Hoists integrated rotating axle tube frame end trucks have been known for their durability and dependability ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Larned Juvenile names quarterly employees

    LARNED The Larned Juvenile Correctional Facility has selected Kay Keller and Tim Bagby as Second Quarter Employees of the Quarter. They were selected from nominations submitted by their peers; candidates are chosen based upon factors including job performance, dependability, competence, initiative, work ethic, and achievement.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Great Bend Tribune

  3. This year, Three Rivers Arts Festival also a trip for your taste buds

    By Michael Machosky, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Part of the appeal of the Three Rivers Arts Festival is its dependability. You know that, year after year, some things won’t change, like the ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

Quotes

  1. Belichick said Graham was made a captain because of his "leadership, his toughness, both mental and physical toughness on and off the field, his dependability" and the respect he gets from teammates and coaches.
    on Dec 6, 2006 By: Bill Belichick Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. "Orpheus has been a mainstay for the Browns since 2000 with his reliable play and overall dependability," Browns general manager Phil Savage said. "A professional in every sense of the word -- these are the kinds of decisions that make this a...
    on Aug 1, 2007 By: Phil Savage Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "For 21 seasons, Cal Ripken made a career of providing lasting memories for Orioles fans and fans of Major League Baseball," said Orioles owner Peter Angelos in a statement. "His consistency and dependability were complimented by his ability...
    on Jul 24, 2007 By: Peter Angelos Source: Sports Network

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