What does depend upon mean?

Definitions for depend upon
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depend on, devolve on, depend upon, ride, turn on, hinge on, hinge upon(verb)

    be contingent on

    "The outcomes rides on the results of the election"; "Your grade will depends on your homework"

  2. depend on, depend upon, rely on, rely upon(verb)

    put trust in with confidence

    "she is someone you can really rely on when times get rough"; "you can rely on his discretion"

How to pronounce depend upon?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say depend upon in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depend upon in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depend upon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of depend upon in a Sentence

  1. Len Horovitz:

    We don't have to depend upon a supplier for this particular drug.

  2. Sir William Temple:

    Human status ought not to depend upon the changing demands of the economic process.

  3. Frabcus M. Faber Jt.:

    Does a 'Stair-way' very much or does it depend upon the number pf steps and risers:

  4. Tryon Edwards:

    Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow up.

  5. Confucius:

    The expectations of life depend upon diligence the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.

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