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English Meaning(s) for 頼り

  1. reliance; dependence

Definition and Synonyms for 頼り

Connection a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship)
Synonyms: コネ, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, コネクション, 由縁, 結びつき, 結びつく, 縁合い, 縁故, 縁由, 縁辺, 連絡, 頼り, 頼る
Relationship a relation between people
Synonyms: へり, コネ, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, コネクション, 人間関係, , , 係る, 係り合い, 掛かり合う, 牙婆, 狭間, , 結びつき, 結びつく, 続き合い, , , , 縁故, , , , , 間柄, 関わり, 関わる, 関係, 関わり合い, 関わり合う, 頼り, 頼る
Reliance the state of relying on something
Synonyms: よりどころ, 依存, , 信用, 信頼, 従属, 心頼み, 頼み, 頼み, 頼む, 頼り, 頼る

Meanings for each kanji in 頼り

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Categories 頼り is a member of

Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
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Acquaintance a person with whom you are acquainted
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Dependency the state of relying on or being controlled by someone or something else
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Sample Sentences for 頼り

You can't rely on medicine alone if you want to get well.
We depend on you.
For us, English was the language to fall back on when we couldn't make ourselves understood in French.
You can count on Jack.
The math homework proved to be easier than I had expected.

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