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rely

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rely

  1. to place reliance or trust <rigorously tested the rope before starting out, for the rock climbers would be relying on it with their very lives> Synonyms calculate, count, lean, reckon, dependRelated Words commit, confide, entrust (also intrust), trustNear Antonyms distrust, mistrust, question, suspect




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