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    pin one's faith on somebody (something)

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    And from then on Ernest pinned his faith on revolution.

    pin one’s faith on somebody (something) = place reliance on somebody (something)

    Thank you for your efforts.

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    V.

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    Re: pin one's faith on somebody (something)

    It's fine

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