Relied in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Relied

simple past tense and past participle of rely

Short Example Sentence for Relied

  • 1. The tool box was relied upon. 🔊
  • 2. He relied upon authorities and precedents. 🔊
  • 3. This man was most erratic and could not be relied upon. 🔊
  • 4. She relied entirely upon her own imperfect recollections. 🔊
  • 5. I relied on you so much, far more than I knew! 🔊
  • 6. Amelia's goodwill might be relied on. 🔊
  • 7. They plainly relied on the power of Rome to crush Luther by brute force. 🔊

How to use Relied in a Sentence?

  • 1. Experience suggests that complaints made by these methods are not to be relied on. 🔊
  • 2. What some of the soldiers said was not of a kind that could altogether be relied upon. 🔊
  • 3. She then had an excitable country school-teacher who relied on whipping the children. 🔊
  • 4. Only the trained chemist can carry out such methods of analysis as can be relied upon. 🔊
  • 5. These are necessarily more fragile, but while unbroken can be relied on to give correct readings. 🔊
  • 6. It was a nasty mix-up, because they used knives and we relied on hands and fists. 🔊
  • 7. He told me I might conduct her into a thicket at some distance, and he relied upon my promise. 🔊
  • 8. A book by Headon Hill may always be relied on to provide good reading with plenty of incident. 🔊
  • 9. In the prosecution of these objects, he relied not in vain on God; but, in the progress, he was called to endure great obloquy and great opposition. 🔊
  • 10. He would not have permitted himself to walk with such apparent innocence into a snare if he had not relied upon the word of that band. 🔊
  • 11. It is probable that this amount will be gradually increased, and can be relied on to last many years. 🔊
  • 12. There are instincts that will aid in the work, but none that can of themselves be relied upon without instruction and training. 🔊
  • 13. Dreams are generally so fully relied upon by them as to be sometimes the means of deciding contested points in history and science. 🔊
  • 14. To accomplish this she relied not only on the attractions of her person, but also on glozing speeches and other feminine artifices. 🔊
  • 15. That he drew from her, relied upon her, never entered her conception of their relations to each other. 🔊
  • 16. The banter which had served her with so much effect, which she had relied upon as her defensive weapon, was suddenly useless. 🔊
  • 17. But this plausible statement may deceive a reader unacquainted with the fact, that the principal teaching relied on is private tuition. 🔊
  • 18. If that account can be relied on, the first man was made about five thousand eight hundred and eighty-three years ago. 🔊
  • 19. But those facing Belgium have been so carelessly equipped that we see clearly to what a degree she relied upon her neighbour. 🔊
  • 20. In the first years of his administration he relied upon his Cabinet in all minor matters relating to the departments. 🔊
  • 21. From the immense volume of these the industry of the scholars of Islam as well as others has succeeded in sifting out what is most to be relied on. 🔊
  • 22. There were forty thousand soldiers who had been drafted into Ireland by degrees; but could these be relied on? 🔊
  • 23. After all, there was not only his salary to be relied upon, but his commissions, dependent upon his own energy, which seemed boundless. 🔊
  • 24. The Persians are of sober habits, and can be relied upon for regular attendance at the wharfs and loading-stages. 🔊
  • 25. This little fighting machine was greatly relied on by the French, who used it in large numbers over the front lines. 🔊
  • 26. This argument is, in substance, the same as that presented by Bayle, and relied upon by atheists in all subsequent times. 🔊
  • 27. Or I may have relied upon mild talking without touching him at all; and yet every time the result was reached in the same degree. 🔊
  • 28. No man could be relied upon to bring back to Berlin a shrewder estimate of the British commercial situation. 🔊
  • 29. Colonel John O'Sullivan was much relied on by the prince in his extraordinary campaign. 🔊
  • 30. These results are largely due to the work of Sidney Morgan and his colleagues, on whom the planters have relied for technical guidance and advice. 🔊
  • 31. While water is undoubtedly purified in this way, the method cannot be relied upon to purify a contaminated water so as to render it safe for drinking purposes. 🔊
  • 32. We relied on the fact that the proletariat is the historically rising class, and that bourgeois society could not develop without increasing the forces of the proletariat. 🔊
  • 33. Two drives were decided on which might be relied on for shooting, and yet were small enough to give ample time for reaching the club-house before dinner. 🔊