a woman of her word

Idiom Definition

Idiom Definition - a woman of her word

"a woman of her word"

someone you can trust because you know they will do what they say they will do


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - a woman of her word

Two colleagues are talking ...

Colleague 1:  I can't believe that you didn't get the agreement in writing.

Colleague 2:  Don't worry. Alexa is a woman of her word. She promised delivery by Friday. It will be here by Friday.

Colleague 1:  And you trust Alexa even without a signed contract?

Colleague 2:  Absolutely!

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - a woman of her word

Two friends are talking ...

Friend 1:  Where is Harriet? She promised me she would lend us her truck so we could move our furniture to our new home. We are going to be in such trouble if she does not arrive.

Friend 2:  Harriet is a woman of her word. She said she would be here by nine. It is only just nine now. Even if she has to rent a truck because there were problems, you will have a truck.

a woman of her word - Usage:


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a woman of her word - Gerund Form:

Being a woman of her word, she delivered exactly as promised.

a woman of her word - Examples:

1)  ... it was difficult, but Jones prided herself of being a woman of her word, and so she felt some guilt about turning down the Irish after they had ...

2)  ... and opined that she was a woman of her word. She never compromised on her principles, even in the hardest times, ...

3)  What this means is that a credible leader is a woman of her word. She sticks to her principles.

4)  ... out of her own personal funds - and that she is a woman of her word.

5)  So I want to thank Doc for being a woman of her word and seeing something in me that I didn't even know was there.

6)  That's one great quality she has. She's a woman of her word. She's a loyal gal.

7)  Mrs President is a woman of her word. She promised to end Boko Haram and today Boko Haram is almost a history ...

8)  Se is a woman of her word. Whenever we ask for her help, she turns up.

9)  Rennie is a woman of her word, and deserves the benefit of the doubt on this occasion.

10)  ... because she told her family she would, and she is a woman of her word

11)  ... and that she's a woman of her word. She's always shown that character and that integrity ...

12)  ... said the construction of the road showed the president was a woman of her word. He said the president was fulfilling the pledge she made to the people ...

13)  She should be a woman of her word. She should be with me no matter what, and even after knowing my ...

14)  ... she has proven herself to be honorable, tough, and a woman of her word.

15)  She was a woman of her word. The charity did indeed receive a large sum.

16)  ... proved she's a woman of her word Tuesday when she made good on a promise to donate her court settlement to ...

17)  She's a woman of her word and we know this from her work track record.

18)  ... it's that she's a woman of her word and of her principles, so watching her forgive Oliver after all of this would ...

19)  ... and being a woman of her word, Molly handed over the keys to his luxury-vintage Mercedes to Maloka in front of ...

20)  ... having always believed his sister to be a woman of her word, never doubted that the agreement between them would be honoured.