What does depend on mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term depend on:

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"

  3. depend on, rely on(verb)

    be dependent on, as for support or maintenance

    "elderly parents often depend on their adult children"


  1. depend on(Verb)

    To be dependent on something or someone for support or help.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depend on in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depend on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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