|1.||[ verb ] be contingent upon (something that is ellided)|
|Related terms:||be hand_by_a_hair|
|2.||[ verb ] have faith or confidence in|
|Synonyms:||calculate count look reckon bet|
"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"
|Related terms:||trust dependence|