ride on sth/sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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ride on sth/sb

phrasal verb with ride uk   us   /raɪd/ verb (rode, ridden)
When something ​important, such as ​yourreputation or ​money, ​rides on a ​particularperson or thing, it will be ​won or ​achieved if that ​person or thing is ​successful: The ​future of the ​company now ​rides on the new ​managingdirector. I have a lot of ​moneyriding on that ​horse (= I will ​win or ​lose a lot of ​money if that ​horsewins or ​loses the ​race).
(Definition of ride on sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ride on sth/sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 依赖,依靠,指望…
in Chinese (Traditional) 依賴,依靠,指望…
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