[General] pin one's faith on somebody (something)

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vil

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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.

Regards,

V.
 

Tdol

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It's fine
 
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