Sentence Examples

  • It depended on how a person looked at it.
  • She paused and stared at him, unable to comprehend an entire planet that depended on her.
  • His sole security was the loop of this rope around his body, between his legs, across his back and over his shoulder, which he then grasped as if his life depended on it.
  • I sensed my life depended on it.
  • Etymologically the word implies that the messages are written, but its earliest use was of appliances that depended on visual signals, such as the semaphore or optical telegraph of Claude Chappe.