Organized vs Reliable - What's the difference?

organized | reliable |

As adjectives the difference between organized and reliable

is that organized is of a person, characterised by efficient organisation while reliable is suitable]] or fit to be [[rely on|relied on; worthy of dependence or reliance; trustworthy.

As a verb organized

is (organize).

As a noun reliable is

something or someone or dependable.



Alternative forms

* organised (British English)


(en adjective)
  • Of a person, characterised by efficient organisation.
  • Your work desk is so neat and tidy - I've never met someone so organized before!


  • (organize)
  • Derived terms

    * organized crime




    (en adjective)
  • Suitable]] or fit to be [[rely on, relied on; worthy of dependence or reliance; trustworthy
  • A reliable witness to the truth of the miracles. -- .
    The best means, and most reliable pledge, of a higher object. -- .
    According to General Livingston's humorous account, his own village of Elizabethtown was not much more reliable , being peopled in those agitated times by unknown, unrecommended strangers, guilty-looking Tories, and very knavish Whigs. --.
  • (signal processing, of a communication protocol) Such that either a sent packet will reach its destination, even if it requires retransmission, or the sender will be told that it didn't
  • Synonyms

    * secure * dependable


    * unreliable

    Derived terms

    * reliableness * reliably * semireliable

    See also

    * (Reliability)


    (en noun)
  • Something or someone or dependable
  • the old reliables