1. Stratford-upon-Avon

noun. a town in central England on the River Avon; birthplace (and burial place) of William Shakespeare.

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Words that Rhyme with Contingent Upon

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Example sentences of the word contingent-upon


1. Noun Phrase
The compensation of a sales force is often contingent upon the industry or other competitors.

2. Noun Phrase
While precise responsibilities are contingent upon the subspecialty of dermatology, most dermatologists have similar duties.

3. Noun Phrase
Positive reinforcement is a reward given contingent upon a desired behavior.

4. Noun Phrase
This will vary from contract to contract and is contingent upon the decision made between you and the creditor.

2. Newcastle-upon-Tyne

noun. a port city in northeastern England on the River Tyne; a center for coal exports (giving rise to the expression `carry coals to Newcastle' meaning to do something unnecessary).

Synonyms

  • Newcastle

3. contingent

noun. ['kənˈtɪndʒənt'] a gathering of persons representative of some larger group.

Synonyms

  • gathering

Antonyms

  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • contingens (Latin)

4. contingent

adjective. ['kənˈtɪndʒənt'] determined by conditions or circumstances that follow.

Synonyms

  • contingent upon
  • contingent on
  • dependent on
  • conditional
  • dependent upon
  • dependant upon
  • depending on

Antonyms

  • civilian
  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force

Etymology

  • contingens (Latin)

5. contingent

adjective. ['kənˈtɪndʒənt'] possible but not certain to occur.

Antonyms

  • repulsion

Etymology

  • contingens (Latin)

6. contingent

adjective. ['kənˈtɪndʒənt'] uncertain because of uncontrollable circumstances.

Antonyms

  • unqualified

Etymology

  • contingens (Latin)

7. contingent

noun. ['kənˈtɪndʒənt'] a temporary military unit.

Synonyms

  • force
  • military force
  • detail
  • military group

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • refrain
  • decompress

Etymology

  • contingens (Latin)

8. put-upon

adjective. of persons; taken advantage of.

Synonyms

  • victimised
  • exploited
  • ill-used
  • misused
  • victimized

Antonyms

  • misused
  • new
  • unexploited
  • victimised
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