To rely is defined as to have trust, or to depend on someone or something.
(Logic) True only under certain conditions; not necessarily or universally true:
To put into a bank.
Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
(Law) Executed in a manner so as to produce legal effectiveness:
The definition of authoritative is someone or something having power, influence or the right to control and make decisions.
The state or period of being imprisoned, confined, or enslaved.
To add up, one by one, by units or groups, so as to get a total
The definition of trustworthy is someone who is honest who can be entrusted with your secrets or with anything else of importance.
The close association between two or more organisms of different species, often but not necessarily benefiting each member. The association of algae and fungi in lichens and of bacteria living in the intestines or on the skin of animals are forms of symbiosis. Some scientists believe that many multicellular organisms evolved from symbiotic relationships between unicellular ones and that the DNA-containing organelles within certain eukaryotic cells (such as mitochondria and chloroplasts) are the product of symbiotic relationships in which the participants became interdependent. There are four forms of symbiosis: amensalism , commensalism , mutualism , and parasitism .
To confide is to trust someone enough to tell your secrets, worries or thoughts.
Not liable to fail, go wrong, make a mistake, etc.; dependable; reliable; sure
Of, characteristic of, or befitting a yeoman
A type of explosive designed to cling to the hull of a ship and detonate on contact or signal.
A favorite, esp. one who is a fawning, servile follower: term of contempt
The close dependence of one occurrence, value, quality, etc. on another
The faith, confidence, or trust felt by one who relies:
To swing, as on a hinge
To hang as on a hinge; be contingent; depend
To give credence to; believe:
To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
To appear to be; seem
(Chiefly New England) To suppose:
(Informal, Dial.) To think; suppose
To throw (stones, etc.) with a sling
Not erring; making no mistakes; infallible
To hang by a support from above so as to allow free movement
Having the nature of a temporary provision; arranged or established for the time being, pending permanent arrangement or establishment
(Intransitive, slang, ice hockey, lacrosse) The action of performing a move or deke with the puck in order to get past a defender or goalie; perhaps because of the resemblance to dangling the puck on a string.
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