verb (used without object), re·lied, re·ly·ing.
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Origin of rely
OTHER WORDS FROM relymis·re·ly, verb (used without object), mis·re·lied, mis·re·ly·ing.
Example sentences from the Web for rely
Museums who rely on search firms need to not accept a pool of candidates that’s not diverse.
Whether they’ve been built for in-house use or sold by a technology vendor, these custom applications rely on input from multiple data sources.
Because they’re an essential component of the Sundarbans, any change to them automatically affects people with forest-based livelihoods—fishers, crab and honey collectors, and those who rely on the forest for fodder and fuel.
These force “receptors” rely on physical distortions—bending, stretching, curling—to signal to the brain.
Both Moderna and Pfizer’s vaccines rely on messenger RNA, also known as mRNA.Moderna vaccine for COVID-19 appears nearly 95 percent effective|Erin Garcia de Jesus|November 16, 2020|Science News For Students
Indeed, North Korea relied on China for the attack because its entire access to the Internet runs through that country.
The protests so far have relied on a small group of core organizing bodies to harness broad but diffuse support.Eric Garner Protesters Have a Direct Line to City Hall|Jacob Siegel|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the days of yore, stars both reviled and relied on the studio system to protect them from themselves.
Nancy relied on others to make her medical decisions for her.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company increasingly relied on Lenders Funding LLC, a firm that fronted cash at an interest rate of 35 percent.
His 6,000 native auxiliaries (as it proved later on) could not be relied upon in a civil war.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
I suspect, from the evident care taken of it, that its product is considerably relied on for food.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
Before this patent was granted he had, however, given up the use of weights altogether and relied entirely upon springs.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
Speaking from recollection, it appears to be a work of some research; but I cannot say how far it is to be relied on.
The documents indicate that the Central Authority relied on the two forces of punishment and religion.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb