rely

  • 1 Rely — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rely País …

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  • 2 rely — rely, trust, depend, count, reckon, bank can all mean to have or place full confidence. One relies on or upon someone or something that one believes will never fail in giving or doing what one wishes or expects. Rely usually connotes a judgment… …

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  • 3 Rely — may refer to: *Rely (brand), a brand of tampon *Rely, Pas de Calais, a commune (town) in France …

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  • 4 rely — re·ly vi re·lied, re·ly·ing: to depend with confidence: place faith Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. rely …

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  • 5 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… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Rely — Re*ly (r? l? ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Relied} ( l?d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Relying}.] [Pref. re + lie to rest.] To rest with confidence, as when fully satisfied of the veracity, integrity, or ability of persons, or of the certainty of facts or of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 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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  • 8 rely on — index confide (trust), rely, trust Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 9 rely — ► VERB (relies, relied) (rely on/upon) 1) depend on with full trust. 2) be dependent on. ORIGIN originally in the sense «gather together», later «turn to»: from Old French relier bind together , from Latin religare …

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  • 10 rely — (v.) early 14c., to gather, assemble, from O.Fr. relier fasten, attach, rally, oblige, from L. religare fasten, bind fast, from re , intensive prefix, + ligare to bind (see LIGAMENT (Cf. ligament)). Sense of depend, trust is from 1570s, perhaps… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 rely — [v] have confidence in await, bank, be confident of, believe in, be sure of, bet, bet bottom dollar on*, build, calculate, commit, confide, count, depend, entrust, expect, gamble on, have faith in, hope, lay money on*, lean, look, reckon, ride on …

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  • 12 Rely — 50° 34′ 22″ N 2° 21′ 48″ E / 50.5727777778, 2.36333333333 …

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  • 13 rely — verb PHRASAL VERB rely on/upon sb/sth 1 need sb/sth ADVERB ▪ heavily, a lot, strongly ▪ countries that rely heavily on food aid ▪ …

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  • 14 rely — re|ly W2S2 [rıˈlaı] v past tense and past participle relied present participle relying third person singular relies rely on/upon / [rely on/upon sb/sth] phr v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: relier, from Latin religare to tie back ] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 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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  • 16 rely — /rI laI/ verb rely on/upon sb/sth phrasal verb (T) 1 to trust someone or something to do what you need or expect them to do: rely on sb/sth to do sth: I think we can rely on Derek not to tell anyone. | rely on sb/sth doing sth: You can t just… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 rely — re|ly [ rı laı ] verb *** re ly on phrasal verb transitive 1. ) rely on someone/something to trust someone or something to do something for you: DEPEND ON: My brother can help. At least we can rely on him. Sometimes you just have to rely on your… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 rely — 01. You can [rely] on Francis to do the job well; she is an excellent worker. 02. You can depend on Donald to be on time because he s so [reliable]. 03. Trevor s truck is old and [unreliable]. 04. He doesn t have a car, so he always [relies] on… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 19 rely — v. (d; intr.) to rely on, upon (to rely on smb. for advice) * * * [rɪ laɪ] upon (to rely on smb. for advice) (d; intr.) to rely on …

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  • 20 rely — [[t]rɪla͟ɪ[/t]] ♦♦♦ relies, relying, relied 1) VERB If you rely on someone or something, you need them and depend on them in order to live or work properly. [V on/upon n] They relied heavily on the advice of their professional advisers... [V… …

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