Meaning of DEPENDENT in English


n. 25B6; adjective

your placement is dependent on her decision : CONDITIONAL, contingent, based; subject to, determined by, influenced by.

the army is dependent on volunteers : RELIANT ON, relying on, counting on; sustained by.

she is dependent on drugs : ADDICTED TO, reliant on; informal hooked on.

he is ill and dependent : RELIANT, needy; helpless, weak, infirm, invalid, incapable; debilitated, disabled.

a UK dependent territory : SUBSIDIARY, subject; satellite, ancillary; puppet.

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