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Dependent (IPA: /dɪˈpɛndənt/)


Dependent (a.)

Hanging down; as, a dependent bough or leaf.

Dependent (a.)

Relying on, or subject to, something else for support; not able to exist, or sustain itself, or to perform anything, without the will, power, or aid of something else; not self-sustaining; contingent or conditioned; subordinate; -- often with on or upon; as, dependent on God; dependent upon friends.

Dependent (n.)

One who depends; one who is sustained by another, or who relies on another for support of favor; a hanger-on; a retainer; as, a numerous train of dependents.

Dependent (n.)

That which depends; corollary; consequence.

Dependent

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Dependent Synonyms

Symbiotic, Babelike, Unfree, Helpless, Mutualist, Myrmecophilous, Bloodsucking, Underage, Reliant, Parasitic, Interdependent, Parasitical, Leechlike, Mutually Beneficial

Dependent Synonyms

Qualified, Conditional, Dependant

Dependent Synonyms

Dependant, Drug-addicted, Addicted, Strung-out, Hooked

Dependent Synonyms

Hanging, Supported, Hanging Down, Pendent, Pendant

Dependent Synonyms

Subordinate, Subject

Dependent Synonyms

Subordinate

Dependent Synonyms

Dependant

Dependent Rhymes


Pendant

Ascendant, Attendant, Defendant, Dependent, Descendant, Descendent, Resplendent, Transcendent

Independent
Interdependent, Superintendant, Superintendent

Spanish Translation

Dependent in Spanish is Dependiente

Tagalog Translation

Dependent in Tagalog is Alaga

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A woman's pleasure is not dependent upon the presence of a penis in the vagina; neither is a man's." - Germaine Greer

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Cultural dominance by either the left or the right hemisphere is largely dependent upon environmental factors." - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Educators have yet to realize how deeply the industrial system is dependent upon them." - John Kenneth Galbraith

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Our body is dependent on heaven and heaven on the Spirit." - Leonardo da Vinci

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Right or Wrong is always dependent on the context." - Anonymous


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