Übersetzung von “rely” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


phrasal verb /rəˈlai/

to depend on or need

contar con
The people on the island relied on the supplies that were brought from the mainland
I am relying on you to help me.

to trust (someone) to do something; to be certain that (something will happen)

confiar en, contar con
Can he rely on him to keep a secret?
He can be relied on
That is what will probably happen, but we can’t rely on it.
reliable /-ˈlai-/ adjective

(opposite unreliable) able to be trusted

fiable, de confianza
Is he reliable?
Is this information reliable?
reliability noun

This company has a good reputation for reliability of service.
reliably /-ˈlai-/ adverb

from a reliable source; by a reliable person

por una fuente fiable, por medios fiables
I am reliably informed that the Prime Minister is going to resign.
reliance /-ˈlai-/ noun

a country’s reliance on aid from other countries
a child’s reliance on its mother.
reliant adjective


(Übersetzung von “rely” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)