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One entry found for dependent.
Entry Word: dependent
Function: adjective
Text: 1 extending freely from a support from above <the dependent willow branches swayed in the gentle breeze>
Synonyms dangling, hanging, pendent (or pendant), pendulous
2 determined by something else <our going to the movies tonight is dependent on whether or not we have any money left after we eat out>
Synonyms conditional, contingent (on or upon), subject (to), tentative
Related Words liable, open, susceptible; limited, modified, qualified, restricted; doubtful, iffy, problematic (also problematical), questionable, uncertain
Near Antonyms absolute, categorical (also categoric), ultimate; basal, basic, fundamental, primary
Antonyms independent, unconditional