Definition of ride on in English:

ride on

  • Depend on: there is a great deal of money riding on the results of these studies
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    • It wasn't like his life depended on it but there was a lot riding on this trip.
    • And for years it was true that our economy rode on the sheep's back.
    • So much rode on his store's success, and here it was bleeding money in big river of red.
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