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Synonyms for rely
rɪˈlaɪre·ly

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Princeton's WordNet3.7 / 3 votes

  1. trust, swear, rely, bankverb

    have confidence or faith in

    "We can trust in God"; "Rely on your friends"; "bank on your good education"; "I swear by my grandmother's recipes"

    Synonyms:
    depose, affirm, blaspheme, trust, imprecate, depone, swan, aver, confide, avow, entrust, hope, cuss, desire, swear, curse, assert, intrust, commit, deposit, bank, verify, believe

PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "rely":

    count, depend, invoke, entrust, trust, proud, build, resort

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How to use rely in a sentence?

  1. Panayotis Gezerlis:

    There are many businesses which rely on Google servers and on Dropbox to share files.

  2. John McCain:

    Our nation should not rely on Russia to access space, but because it is simply immoral to help subsidize Russia's intervention in Ukraine and line the pockets of Putin's gang of thugs who profit from the sale of Russian rocket engines.

  3. George Shaw of the GLA:

    Getting high-integrity precise navigation into ports and around obstacles at sea is becoming ever more important and we cannot rely on GNSS (global navigation satellite systems) alone to do that.

  4. Stephen Watson:

    We have to have a deep bench of people we can rely on.

  5. Lloyd Blankfein:

    Do we want to make it the duty of depositors to do that kind of forensic accounting analysis on banks? we don’t make people do analysis of airplanes when we board them. We rely on the FAA. If it’s certified, we get on them.


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