Meaning: If you bank on something happening or someone doing something, you depend on it or count on it.Synonym: count on
- bank on sb/sth We're banking on FedEx to get the parcel to them tomorrow. If they don't, we're in trouble.
- bank on doing sth I'm banking on getting this job. I don't know what I'll do if I don't get it.
- bank on sb doing sth They're banking on Keith to finish the job on time.
We're banking on the government to do something. If it doesn't, we'll