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it (all) depends

The possibility of some outcome depends on one or more unspecified factors. A: "So, would you be willing to join our company?" B: "Well, it all depends—what kind of salary are we talking about?" Is it legal? Yes. Is it ethical? Well, it depends.
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Siegler explained that while the Trump Village case obtained widespread interest, it will not answer all the questions because it depends on what the IRS does.
A possible outcome--and I say possible because it depends a little bit on how much it actually does cost and what can be achieved and so on-- is that the children of the wealthy will have capacities that will enable them to succeed in life, and the children of the poor won't.
It depends on strength of schedule and there's a wide-range of possibilities.
Sometimes it's fish, sometimes it depends on the person.
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