Definitions of Depending

  1. of Depend
  2. Undetermined.

Quotes of Depending

  1. For me, having a child is a really great responsibility because you've got something there that is depending on you for information and love until a certain age when it goes to school. – Kate Bush
  2. Depending on what your interest in theater is, I always recommend working on plays. It's a great way to be introduced to the field, and also a great way to be seen by agents and representation. I'm also a great advocate for studying acting at a drama school or a college. – Chiwetel Ejiofor
  3. Anyone who agrees to be interviewed must decide where to draw the line between what is public and what is private. But the line can shift, depending on who is asking the questions. – Terry Gross
  4. Writers can write outside their ethnicity or sex depending how open and vulnerable they wish to be. – Jim Harrison
  5. It's fun being able to suit up and go and kick butt and not have to worry about memorizing dialogue. It's a whole different way of acting because you're not depending on the words at all, you're really depending on everything else that you have. – Kelly Hu
  6. Depending on what I'm working on, I come to the writing desk with entirely different mindsets. When I change form one to the other, it's as if another writer is on the scene. – Evan Hunter
  7. Anybody depending on somebody else's gods is depending on a fox not to eat chickens. – Zora Neale Hurston
  8. One minute we can be in a small club, the next minute we can be in a coliseum, and the next minute we can be in a small auditorium. It varies, depending on the promoter, the budget, and the travelling distance. – Ben E. King
  9. They're different kinds of challenges depending upon what phase of life I'm in. – Alanis Morissette
  10. By depending on the great, The small may rise high. See: the little plant ascending the tall tree Has climbed to the top. – Saskya Pandita
  11. This is very similar to astronomy where different magnitudes are assigned to the brightness of an astronomical object, depending on the range of wavelengths being measured. – Charles Francis Richter
  12. It's interesting, because in the corporate stuff there's a dichotomy there, depending on the creator. Even what, in essence, may be a very safe corporate approach, there is some stuff that is allowed to be pushed. – Bill Sienkiewicz
  13. SF has at least the advantage of not depending on preconceptions. – John Sladek
  14. Depending on which day, and how I am feeling on that day, I have a different favorite song on the album. One day it might be 'Karma', and other days it is 'Stay For A While' – Angie Stone
  15. There's five cameras, I don't know how many people in the audience... depending on where we're taping, there can be anywhere from 300 to 5, 000 people, so the contestants are nervous. – Vanna White

Usage examples for Depending

  1. " They'd say I was depending more on the lawyer than myself to come clear. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  2. Dry Bottom merchants- depending upon the cattlemen for their trade- breathed easier and predicted a good year in spite of the drought. – The Coming of the Law by Charles Alden Seltzer
  3. He says the men are depending on him and he must go through with it. – The Boy Allies at Jutland by Robert L. Drake
  4. The sole difference between some of us, and these friends you have in your mind is that we are depending upon Another who bore the curse for us. – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon
  5. An understanding on the two subjects of navigation and slavery, had taken place between those parts of the Union, which explains the vote on the motion depending as well as the language of General Pinckney and others. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. We've been depending on your promise- we've got the papers ready and have collected the money! – Fruits of Culture by Leo Tolstoy
  7. He had lounged through school without attempting to work, and was depending for all his future upon what should be left him by the industry of others. – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  8. " On thine answer there is much depending your father's head and my happiness. – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  9. She allowed it to rest there, depending unconsciously on the support he gave. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  10. She had a feeling that in some fashion the great doctor was depending upon her self- control, her strength of mind; and she was determined that he should not find her wanting. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  11. " Mother feels very strongly," he continued, " the danger and the misfortune of a church depending on any one personality. – Pulpit and Press by Mary Baker Eddy
  12. The character of the pulse beats varies, depending on the extent of the inflammation and the stage of the disease. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  13. The king of the Numidians was depending upon her; he awaited the wedding with impatience, and, as it was to follow the victory, Salammbo made him this present to stimulate his courage. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  14. For as he saw how frail was the cord by which he hung, and realised that he was depending entirely upon his companion's strength of arm, his brain swam, his eyes closed, and he clung tightly with both hands to the rope. – Menhardoc by George Manville Fenn
  15. Now, said Nicholl, let us attack the second question, depending on the first. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  16. 176. " Their supplying ellipses where none ever existed; their parsing words of sentences already full and perfect, as though depending on words understood." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  17. I am sure of that, my boy, said the older man kindly, and that's what we are depending on. – The Boy With the U. S. Survey by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  18. After watching them awhile, I noticed that some of them were resting with closed wings at the extremities of one or two depending vines. – Butterflies Worth Knowing by Clarence M. Weed
  19. He was living on the fat of the land up there in Sing Sing, seeing motion pictures and plays and so forth, without a worry in the world, with union hours and union pay, no one depending What nonsense are you talking? – Yollop by George Barr McCutcheon
  20. He had a little ready money with him, enough he thought to pay his funeral expenses and Zoe's passage back to her native land, but such a mere child as she was, always used to depending upon him to see to all their affairs, she would not know how to manage, and would probably be robbed of the little she had. – Grandmother Elsie by Martha Finley