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on the strength of sth

If you do something on the strength of something such as ​advice, you do it because you have been ​influenced by it or ​believe it: I ​invested in the ​company on the strength of my brother's ​advice.
(Definition of on the strength of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “on the strength of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受…的影响, 基于对…的信任…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受…的影響, 基於對…的信任…
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