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 Sentences of dependable
Definition:
a. reliable; worthy of being depended on; trustworthy
Example:
Your dependable dog team will glide along the forested trails and frozen lakes in this winter wonderland north of Whitehorse.
Sentence in Classic:
During those days of anxiety and struggle there was only one dependable, understanding person in her world, and that person was Rhett Butler.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then it flashed through my mind that the pain of my death would depend very much upon the position in which I met it.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
If, as I imagine, there is no breach of the law in this matter, you can absolutely depend upon my discretion and my cooperation in keeping the facts out of the papers.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Although he said nothing to her that he could not have said before everybody, he felt that she was becoming more and more dependent upon him, and the more he felt this, the better he liked it, and the tenderer was his feeling for her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Anna, on whom the position depended, and for whom it was more miserable than for anyone, endured it because she not merely hoped, but firmly believed, that it would all very soon be settled and come right.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In Petersburg he now experienced the same feeling he had had on the eve of a battle, when troubled by anxious curiosity and irresistibly attracted to the ruling circles where the future, on which the fate of millions depended, was being shaped.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She could not help loving the countess and the whole Rostov family, but neither could she help loving Nicholas and knowing that his happiness depended on that love.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Princess Mary vividly pictured to herself the position of Mademoiselle Bourienne, whom she had of late kept at a distance, but who yet was dependent on her and living in her house.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The tactical rule that an army should act in masses when attacking, and in smaller groups in retreat, unconsciously confirms the truth that the strength of an army depends on its spirit.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context