be contingent on;
"The outcomes rides on the results of the election"
"Your grade will depends on your homework"
put trust in with confidence;
"she is someone you can really rely on when times get rough"
"you can rely on his discretion"
- You can never throw yourself upon that fellow.
- They will depend more on their parents.
- They depend on a particular historical situation.
- Our fate now depended upon victory in the air.
- While it's imperative to have an overall policy in place, an actual incident response plan should depend on the actual event.