The next character trait that we will be focusing on is being Trustworthy. Being trustworthy is one a key area to developing friendships and it will enable others to think highly of us. People want to see that we are honest and that we will be sincere and have integrity – others important personal qualities for us to develop. Key information on ‘being trustworthy’ is included below.


able to be relied on as honest or truthful.

What is trustworthy person?

A trustworthy person is reliable, responsible, and can be trusted completely.

What are other good words for trustworthy?

  • dependable
  • reliable
  • responsible
  • secure
  • solid

What is a trustworthy example?

A trustworthy person is someone who is honest who can be entrusted with your secrets or with anything else of importance. An example of trustworthy is the person who babysits your kids, or who you tell your secrets to. Being trustworthy is an  admirable and desirable quality.

How do you show trustworthiness?

Some practical examples of trustworthiness include meeting your commitments, showing up on time and doing what you said you would do. In short, people trust you to do what you have said you will do.

Why is it important to be trustworthy?

Trustworthiness is one of the most important qualities in life. It is the quality on which all relationships are built. We are designed to be in relationship with others and being able to TRUST each other means that we can do more together.

What are the four qualities of trustworthiness?

Trustworthiness involves four major qualities: integrity, honesty, promise-keeping, and loyalty. Each of these qualities yields principles that tell us how a trustworthy person behaves.

What are trustworthy people like?

Trustworthy people maintain consistency with what they say and what they do. They are the same at work, at home, and everywhere else; they don’t pretend to be someone else. Trustworthy people are reliable, responsible, accountable, and resourceful. “Consistency reinforces trust.”

Is trustworthy a strength?

Yes – Trustworthiness is a great strength that can be practiced each and every day because by being a trustworthy person we can pursue qualities that nurture, honour, and identify ourselves as being worthy of the respect of others.