Depend

  • 81 lean on a broken reed — depend on something unreliable, trust something that is unworthy …

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  • 82 bank on — depend on, count on    We were banking on more sales to pay for our marketing costs …

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  • 83 count on — depend on, rely on    We can count on Tanya. She always comes to choir practice …

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  • 84 count your chickens before they hatch — depend heavily on plans, spend money that you have not received    Politicians have learned not to count their chickens before the election …

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  • 85 rest on your laurels — depend only on past success to help you, you re only as good...    If you win an award, you can rest on your laurels, or you can set new goals …

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  • 86 ride his coattails — depend on his success, use his success    My dad was a great doctor, but I don t want to ride his coattails …

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  • 87 count on — depend on You can never count on him to do anything right …

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  • 88 figure on — depend on, be sure about You can figure on about 30 people coming to the party next week …

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  • 89 press one's luck — depend too much on luck, expect to continue to be lucky He is pushing his luck if he thinks that he will continue to make a lot of money on the stock market …

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  • 90 press push one's luck — depend too much on luck, expect to continue to be lucky He is pushing his luck if he thinks that he will continue to make a lot of money on the stock market …

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  • 91 hinge on — depend entirely on. → hinge …

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  • 92 pivot on — depend on. → pivot …

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  • 93 ride on — depend on. → ride …

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  • 94 build upon — Depend on, rest on, repose on, rely upon, calculate upon, reckon upon, count upon …

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  • 95 reckon on — Depend upon, place dependence on, count upon, reckon upon …

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  • 96 trust to — Depend on, have confidence in, rely on …

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  • 97 dependent variable — depend′ent var′iable n. math. a variable in a functional relation whose value is determined by the values assumed by other variables in the relation, as y in the relation y= 3x2 • Etymology: 1850–55 …

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  • 98 dépendre — 1. dépendre [ depɑ̃dr ] v. tr. ind. <conjug. : 41> • 1160; lat. dependere « pendre de », d où « se rattacher à » 1 ♦ DÉPENDRE DE : ne pouvoir se réaliser sans l action ou l intervention (d une personne, d une chose). ⇒ procéder, provenir,… …

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  • 99 Effort sur une voile — Exemple d effort du vent sur différents types de voile de voiliers classiques lors d une régate à Cannes en 2006. Le principe d une voile est de récupérer l énergie du vent et de la transmettre au bateau. L effet propulsif est réparti sur toute… …

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  • 100 Ayu-mi-x — (écrit en minuscules : ayu mi x), ou plus simplement Ayumix, est le premier album de remix de chansons de Ayumi Hamasaki, sorti en 1999. Une série de treize singles vinyles en est tirée en édition limitée la même année, puis rassemblée dans… …

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