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  • 1 rely on — index confide (trust), rely, trust Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 rely on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms rely on : present tense I/you/we/they rely on he/she/it relies on present participle relying on past tense relied on past participle relied on 1) rely on someone/something to trust someone or something to do… …

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  • 3 rely on — verb 1. put trust in with confidence she is someone you can really rely on when times get rough you can rely on his discretion • Syn: ↑depend on, ↑depend upon, ↑rely upon • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …

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  • 4 rely on — verb a) To be confident in. I know I can rely on you. b) To be dependent upon. The city relies on the subway system. Syn: rely upon, count on, depend on …

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  • 5 rely on — phr verb Rely on is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑argument, ↑method, ↑strategy, ↑success Rely on is used with these nouns as the object: ↑aid, ↑common sense, ↑discretion, ↑donation, ↑expertise, ↑forecast …

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  • 6 rely on — Synonyms and related words: abut on, aspire to, bank on, be based on, bear on, bestraddle, bestride, bet on, calculate on, confide, confide in, count on, deem trustworthy, depend on, desire, expect, feel confident, gamble on, harbor the hope,… …

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  • 7 rely on — (also rely upon) Trust in, depend on, confide in, repose upon …

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  • 8 rely on — I (Roget s IV) , v. Syn. Depend on, have faith in, count on; see count on , trust 1 . See Synonym Study at trust . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) (or upon) verb To place trust or confidence in: bank on (or upon), believe in, count on (or upon), depend …

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  • 9 rely on — Syn: depend on, count on, bank on, be confident of, be sure of, have faith in, trust in; informal swear by; N.Amer.; informal figure on …

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  • 10 rely on — count on, lean on …

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  • 11 rely on — to depend on; to trust …

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  • 12 rely on/upon — [phrasal verb] 1 rely on/upon (someone or something) 1 a : to need (someone or something) for support, help, etc. : to depend on (someone or something) My mother relied on me for financial support. They rely on a well for all their water. She… …

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  • 13 Rely on Me — was the debut album of Dutch Idols winner Boris Titulaer.Track listing# When You Think Of Me # One Girl # Special # Rely On Me # Wasting Time # Places To Kiss You # Twisted # Take Me To Heaven # Cordelia # My Special Girlfriend (MSG) # Why Are… …

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  • 14 rely on fortune — index bet Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 rely on somebody — reˈly on/upon sb/sth derived 1. to need or depend on sb/sth • As babies, we rely entirely on others for food. • rely on somebody to do sth These days we rely heavily on computers to organize our work. • rely on somebody doing sth The industry… …

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  • 16 rely on something — reˈly on/upon sb/sth derived 1. to need or depend on sb/sth • As babies, we rely entirely on others for food. • rely on something to do sth These days we rely heavily on computers to organize our work. • rely on something doing sth The industry… …

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  • 17 Rely on Your Beliefs Fund — The Rely on Your Beliefs Fund (ROYB Fund, ROBF) is an American 527 group. On May 23, 2002, the ROYB Fund was forced to enter into a consent decree with the Missouri Ethics Commission for failing to comply with Missouri law by filing a statement… …

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  • 18 rely on/upon — 1》 trust fully; have faith in. → rely …

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  • 19 Nothing to Rely On — Single by Swingin Utters Released 1995 Format 7 …

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  • 20 rely — [ri lī′] vi. relied, relying [ME relien, to rally < OFr relier < L religare: see RELIGION] 1. to have confidence; trust [you can rely on their willingness to help] 2. to look to for support or aid; depend: Used with on or upon SYN. to RELY… …

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