What is reliance?

  • (noun): Certainty based on past experience.
    Example: "He wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists"
    Synonyms: trust
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on reliance:

Reliance Entertainment - Latest Happenings
... On 15 July 2009, Reliance Big Entertainment and Steven Spielberg announced a joint venture with a funding of $ 825 million ... Many other future projects from the director also have Reliance Entertainment as a major producer ... In January 2012, it was announced that Reliance DreamWorks movies garnered 11 Oscar nominations ...
AEC Reliance
... The AEC Reliance was a single-deck bus or coach chassis with a mid-underfloor-mounted engine, built by AEC in Southall, west London, England between 1953 and 1979 ... The last Reliance entered service in 1981 ... changes to Construction Use regulations, the maximum length of the Reliance was increased twice from the original 30' firstly, to permit an overall length of 36' from 1962 and later, to ...
Reliance - Other Uses
... Energy reliance Reliance (yacht), 1903 America's Cup winner Detrimental reliance, another name for the legal concept of Estoppel Reliance (horse), a Thoroughbred racehorse ...
Thomas Harrington Ltd - The Cavalier: Compared To Its Competitors - 1964/5 Sales and Totals
... Cavaliers for BET fleets Greenslades (10 Reliance) and Devon General Grey Cars (8 Reliance) were notable in being to 7 ft 6in width and having Grenadier style dash panels ... Grey Green took eleven, Leopard L2, Crump of Pinner took another Reliance and Hutchings Cornelius with one Reliance became the last new customer for the Cavalier ... of the longer version, six were for Yelloway on Reliance 590, Grey Green took four Leopard PSU3, Valliant of Ealing had two Reliance 590 and Ellen Smith took a 49 seat Leopard PSU3 ...
Saul Steinberg (business) - Background - Business Career
... Leasco bid to acquire Reliance Insurance Company, a Philadelphia insurance company 10 times the size of Leasco ... Reliance had been in business 150 years, having been established in 1817 to provide fire insurance ... Steinberg offered the Reliance shareholders a combination of convertible subordinated debentures and common stock warrants (rather than cash) ...

More definitions of "reliance":

  • (noun): The state of relying on something.

Famous quotes containing the word reliance:

    Our reliance is in the love of liberty which God has planted in our bosoms. Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as the heritage of all men, in all lands, every where.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    The reliance on authority measures the decline of religion, the withdrawal of the soul.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    So-called professional mathematicians have, in their reliance on the relative incapacity of the rest of mankind, acquired for themselves a reputation for profundity very similar to the reputation for sanctity possessed by theologians.
    —G.C. (Georg Christoph)