English verb: depend
|1.||depend (stative) be contingent upon (something that is elided)|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s|
|Narrower (hyponym)||hang by a hair, hang by a thread|
|2.||depend (cognition) have faith or confidence in|
|Samples||You can count on me to help you any time.|
Look to your friends for support.
You can bet on that!.
Depend on your family in times of crisis.
|Synonyms||bet, calculate, count, look, reckon|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s somebody
|Broader (hypernym)||bank, rely, swear, trust|