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1. dependent

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed.

Synonyms

  • mutually beneficial
  • mutualist
  • parasitical
  • underage
  • helpless
  • independency
  • bloodsucking
  • reliant
  • myrmecophilous
  • parasitic
  • babelike
  • independence
  • symbiotic
  • interdependent
  • unfree

Antonyms

  • free
  • unbound
  • linger
  • absolve

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Words that Rhyme with Dependent Variable

  • invariable

Example sentences of the word dependent-variable


1. Noun Phrase
A study would analyze a dependent variable to try to understand why it differs from one person to another.

2. Noun Phrase
Go down the list of sources in the far-left column until you see your independent variable.

3. Noun Phrase
Observe that the dependent variable is shown at the top of the table.

4. Noun Phrase
Studies analyzing dependent variables look at how and why they differ from one another.

2. dependent

noun. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support).

Synonyms

  • charge
  • recipient
  • receiver
  • dependant

Antonyms

  • disclaim
  • credit
  • arise
  • pay cash

3. dependent

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] contingent on something else.

Synonyms

  • dependant
  • conditional

Antonyms

  • defeat
  • unrestricted
  • unconfined

4. dependent

adjective. ['dɪˈpɛndənt'] (of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence.

Antonyms

  • calm

5. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] liable to or capable of change.

Synonyms

  • protean
  • uncertain
  • shifting
  • unsettled
  • changeable
  • covariant
  • variant
  • multivariate
  • inconstant
  • versatile

Antonyms

  • invariable
  • consistent
  • nonreciprocal
  • antitype

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

6. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

7. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] a quantity that can assume any of a set of values.

Synonyms

  • scalar
  • dependent variable
  • independent variable
  • variable quantity
  • variate
  • variant
  • argument
  • quantity
  • correlate
  • chance variable
  • infinitesimal
  • vector
  • degree of freedom
  • stochastic variable
  • random variable
  • tensor
  • experimental variable
  • predictor variable

Antonyms

  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • misconception
  • sufficient

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

8. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] marked by diversity or difference.

Synonyms

  • varying

Antonyms

  • same
  • con

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

9. variable

adjective. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)

10. variable

noun. ['ˈvɛriːəbəl'] a star that varies noticeably in brightness.

Synonyms

  • variable star

Antonyms

  • curve
  • reconcilable

Etymology

  • variable (French)
  • variabilis (Latin)
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