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reckon on sth

verb uk phrasal verb with reckon   /ˈrek.ən/ us  
C2 to feel that something is likely to happen and to make plans that depend upon it happening: [+ -ing verb] We're reckoning on having sales of 2,000 cars a month. I'm reckoning on your continued support.
Translations of “reckon on sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 指望, 盼望, 依賴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指望, 盼望, 依赖…
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