adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed.
- mutually beneficial
Words that Rhyme with Dependent
Example sentences of the word dependent
Radicchio plants may form tight or loose heads, and color is dependent on the specific cultivar.
2. Noun, singular or mass
A grandparent must meet certain guidelines set forth by the IRS to qualify as a dependent.
Quotes containing the word dependent
1. All art is dependent on technology because it's a human endeavour, so even when you're using charcoal on a wall or designed the proscenium arch, that's technology.
- George Lucas
2. Success is dependent on effort.
3. Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.
- Denis Waitley
adjective. addicted to alcohol.
noun. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support).
- pay cash
adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] contingent on something else.
adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] (of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence.
adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] addicted to a drug.
adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] being under the power or sovereignty of another or others.
adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] held from above.
- negative charge