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Usage examples for trustworthy

  1. This housekeeper must be somewhere about- if she's really trustworthy. – Arsene Lupin by Edgar Jepson Maurice Leblanc
  2. There are men engaged in trades there, some of them highly lucrative, of which the world in general has never heard, and which the ordinary stay- at- home Englishman would in all probability refuse to believe, even if the most trustworthy evidence were placed before him. – A Crime of the Under-seas by Guy Boothby
  3. The servants, though trustworthy, were aware only that such a protection existed and was dangerous to meddlers. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. But perhaps the most valuable work has been that which has had no such directly practical object in view, but has engaged itself in the collection of trustworthy information. – Problems of Poverty by John A. Hobson
  5. He has always been so trustworthy. – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  6. I suppose those bankers are really trustworthy people? – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  7. Only they decided if you were trustworthy enough to share in the great security secrets of the world's computer systems. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  8. " If our reports are trustworthy, we might be able to squeeze out one more knot than she can do," was the doubtful reply, " but, you see, she'll follow us out of this last bank of fog practically within rifle range. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. Trustworthy information as regards fishes is extremely scarce, partly owing to the difficulties of observation, and partly because no proper attention has yet been paid to the subject. – Mutual Aid A Factor of Evolution by kniaz' Petr Alekseevich Kropotkin
  10. Bear stories of this sort tend to give one the idea that these beasts can be petted and made trustworthy companions. – Hunting with the Bow and Arrow by Saxton Pope
  11. " I will give you a trustworthy companion," said he. – Winning His Way by Charles Carleton Coffin
  12. Nothing better exists than Adams's several books for the man who wishes trustworthy information on the early American cattle business. – The Passing of the Frontier A Chronicle of the Old West, Volume 26 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Emerson Hough
  13. The little difficulty arose about the messenger being a Japanese, and then I reminded my captain that you were in Port Arthur, and trustworthy. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  14. This was a very excellent and trustworthy officer, and he immediately started upon an examination. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  15. If the Bible is not a reliable guide in facts, how do we know that it is a trustworthy guide in doctrine? – The Church, the Schools and Evolution by J. E. (Judson Eber) Conant
  16. Of course, I don't let her do anything for the baby, but she is so careful and trustworthy that I am going to try having her take out the carriage in the morning. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  17. " He is the most trustworthy, and the best suited for the task," he said directly; and as the words left his lips he raised his eyes, and saw the object of his thoughts come with a dozen more men to relieve the party nearer him. – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  18. I think you are trustworthy. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  19. The offer of a reward here has led to nothing; send another round to the Alberta and British Columbia papers, with a description of your son, saying you'll pay a hundred dollars for trustworthy information about him. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
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