Definition of bank on in English:

bank on

Base one’s hopes or confidence on: they can bank on my winning 25 games next year
More example sentences
  • The company is banking on competing with Cisco based on its laser-beam focus on the cable market.
  • China is also hoping to bank on the region's proximity to Japan and Korea.
  • Shoutmail is banking on convenience and ease of use to expand its user base and to attract advertisers in the process.
Synonyms
rely on, depend on, count on, place reliance on, bargain on, plan on;
anticipate, expect;
be confident of, be sure of, pin one's hopes/faith on, figure on
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