on\ the\ strength\ of

on\ the\ strength\ of
prep.
With faith or trust in; depending upon; with the support of.

On the strength of Jim's promise to guide us, we decided to climb the mountain.

Bill started a restaurant on the strength of his experience as a cook in the army.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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