DEPENDENT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Dependent Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) That which depends; corollary; consequence.
  2. (a.) Hanging down; as, a dependent bough or leaf.
  3. (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.
  4. (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.


Synonyms:
Dependant, Hooked, Qualified, Subject, Subordinate,

• Dependently Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a dependent manner.


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