Meaning of “ride on sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

ride on sth

phrasal verb with ride uk us /raɪd/ verb (past tense rode, past participle ridden)

If something important rides on a situation, it will succeed or fail depending on the situation:

There was $600,000 riding on the outcome of the deal.

(Definition of “ride on sth” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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