rely; count; get support from, be supported by
"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"
From one hand depended a meagre trail of botanical specimens.
出自： R. Lehmann
You may depend on their support.
The people depend on his leadership.
人民依靠他来领导。 depend on〔upon〕 sb/sth for sth
We can depend on him for help.
She depends on her husband for money.
He depends on his pen for a living.
We depend on the newspapers for daily news.
All living things depend on the sun for their growth.
万物生长靠太阳。 depend on〔upon〕 sb to-v
You can't depend on others to help you.
We are depending on you to finish the job.
我们指望你来完成这项工作。 depend on〔upon〕 sb/sth/v-ing
Just depend on me.I'll be able to lead you there.
You can depend on this newspaper.
I depended on the map but it was wrong.
Depend upon it, he will let you down some day.
You may depend on his coming.
We can depend on his arriving on time.
我们可以相信他会准时到达。 depend on〔upon〕 sb to-v
You can depend on Jim to get the job done.
You may depend on me to be there early.
请你放心,我一定早点到那儿。 depend on〔upon〕 sth/wh-clause
It depends on the weather.
It all depends upon circumstances.
The price depends on the quality.
That depends entirely upon your efforts.
That depends on what he will do next.
That depends on how you tackle the problem.
This depends on whether the medicine is effective.
The party depends on whether or not they collect enough money.
You may depend upon it that the newspaper accounts are exaggerated.
误 The developed affair is depended on internal elements.
正 The developed affair depends on internal elements.