Synonyms of depending on


1. depend on, devolve on, depend upon, ride, turn on, hinge on, hinge upon

usage: be contingent on; "The outcomes rides on the results of the election"; "Your grade will depends on your homework"

2. depend on, depend upon, rely on, rely upon

usage: put trust in with confidence; "she is someone you can really rely on when times get rough"; "you can rely on his discretion"

3. depend on, rely on

usage: be dependent on, as for support or maintenance; "elderly parents often depend on their adult children"


1. contingent, contingent on(predicate), contingent upon(predicate), dependent on(predicate), dependant on(predicate), dependent upon(predicate), dependant upon(predicate), depending on(predicate), conditional (vs. unconditional)

usage: determined by conditions or circumstances that follow; "arms sales contingent on the approval of congress"

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