tried and true

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Well-established and tested; known to work or succeed based on extensive experience.
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He liked to stick to the old, tried and true methods in his garden.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

Additional definitions for 'tried and true':

tried and trueThe expression conveys the theme that certain agendas, thrusts, actions approaches, formulas, have proven to be creditable, dependable, helpful, workable.
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