verb (used without object)
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Origin of depend
OTHER WORDS FROM dependin·ter·de·pend, verb (used without object)re·de·pend, verb (used without object)self-de·pend·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for depend
How you answer that depends somewhat on your specific moral commitments.Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? Ethicists are fiercely debating how to vaccinate billions of people.|Sigal Samuel|November 20, 2020|Vox
Smaller institutions that depend almost entirely on ticket sales, or don’t have a foundation or don’t have a lot of donors, they’re going to be in real trouble.
The New York Times reported in 2019 that some Volition collaborators expected to earn $30,00-$100,000 from their co-creations, depending on the sales performance of the product.NBCUniversal and Volition Beauty sign multi-year deal to co-create products|Emma Sandler|November 19, 2020|Digiday
Final results depended on getting a certain number of infections in the study group.New Pfizer results show its COVID-19 vaccine is nearly 95% effective|Tina Hesman Saey|November 18, 2020|Science News
How long you’ll need to hold it there will depend on how hot your embers are, but you should see the sugars start to brown within a minute or two.
Using standard methods, the cost of printing DNA could run upwards of a billion dollars or more, depending on the strand.
But this war jumps from city to city, depending the threat of the day.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And the more she is forced to recount, the more her grasp of reality slips, or heightens, depending on your point of view.
People come to The Ball with many different goals in mind, depending on what they are looking for that evening.The Craziest Date Night for Single Jews, Where Mistletoe Is Ditched for Shots|Emily Shire|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, depending on how urgent I think it is to get it, sometimes I have to go back home and drop it off.#Setinthestreet: Your Street Corner Is Their Art Project|James Joiner|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was an outlaw, hunted and despised, depending for his life on the caprice of a fickle-minded woman.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
According to Metchnikoff, this property of leukocytes resides entirely within themselves, depending upon their own vital activity.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The cost of extraction varies in different localities, depending mainly on the mass of barren rock to be encountered and removed.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
A something that is always waking up, and urging me to work out my own living, instead of depending on the charity of others.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
He made for the wall, and as he groped along he found a chain depending and reaching down into the water.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini