count upon


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  • count upon — count on / count upon [v] depend on; rely aim for, bank on, bargain for, believe, believe in, bet bottom dollar*, bet on, expect from, heed, lean on, pin faith on, place confidence in, plan on, reckon on, rest on, score, stake on, swear by, tab,… …   New thesaurus

  • count upon — index presume, presuppose, rely, trust Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • count upon — phrasal verb count on or count upon [transitive] Word forms count on : present tense I/you/we/they count on he/she/it counts on present participle counting on past tense counted on past participle counted on 1) a) count on someone to depend on… …   English dictionary

  • count upon — rely upon , depend upon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • count upon — See count on …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • count upon — See count on …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • count upon — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Count — Count, v. i. 1. To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing. [1913 Webster] This excellent man …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • count on — count upon 1) you can count on me Syn: rely on, depend on, bank on, trust (in), be sure of, have (every) confidence in, believe in, put one s faith in, take for granted, take as read 2) they hadn t counted on his indomitable spirit Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • count on — / count upon [v] depend on; rely aim for, bank on, bargain for, believe, believe in, bet bottom dollar*, bet on, expect from, heed, lean on, pin faith on, place confidence in, plan on, reckon on, rest on, score, stake on, swear by, tab, take as… …   New thesaurus

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