Hindi translation of 'depend'
depend /dɪˈpend डिˈपेण्ड्/
Word forms: depends, depending, depended
1. intransitive verb
If you say that one thing depends on another, you mean that the first thing will be affected or decided by the second.
The cooking time depends on the size of the potato.
depend on/upon something
depend largely/heavily/entirely/partly/greatly on something
someone's life/future/success/livelihood/survival depends on something
depend on size/type/outcome
depend on circumstances/factors
2. intransitive verb, phrase
You use depends in expressions such as it depends or depending on to indicate that you cannot give a clear answer to a question because other factors will affect the answer.
किसी बात पर निर्भर करना/यह इस पर निर्भर करता है
'How long can you stay here?' — 'I don't know. It depends.'
depending on size/type/outcome
depending on circumstances/factors
3. intransitive verb
If you depend on someone or something, you need them in order to be able to survive.
Their survival depends on him.
depend on/upon something/someone
something's success/future depends on something
4. intransitive verb
If you can depend on someone or something, you know that they will help you or support you when you need them.
You can depend on me.
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Example Sentences Including 'depend'
I came to realize that to get ahead in America, you couldn't depend on others.The Devil's Door
Men like Charles depend on an atmosphere of unhurried expertise to gain their living; fluster is anathema to the fine art auctioneer.Whistler in the Dark
That will pretty much depend on what John Cullen can do in the cutting room on the editing.The Ambassador's Women
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'depend' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَعْتَمِدُ عَلَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: depender
- Chinese: 依赖
- Croatian: ovisiti
- Czech: záviset
- Danish: afhænge af
- Dutch: afhangen van
- European Spanish: depender
- Finnish: riippua jostakin
- French: dépendre
- German: verlassen (sich)
- Greek: εξαρτώμαι
- Italian: dipendere
- Japanese: あてにする
- Korean: 의존하다
- Norwegian: avhenge
- Polish: zależeć
- Portuguese: depender
- Romanian: a depinde
- Russian: зависеть
- Spanish: depender
- Swedish: bero
- Thai: ขึ้นอยู่กับ
- Turkish: güvenmek
- Ukrainian: залежати
- Vietnamese: phụ thuộc
Translation of depend from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary