Definition of 'Trustworthiness'
If a person conducts him or herself in a fashion that inspires trust he or she can be said to be trustworthy. Trust is a confident belief and reliance upon the moral charcter and competence of another person. Trustworthiness involves confidence that a person woll act with right motives and in accordance appropriate moral principles
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