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Synonyms for dependent

dependent on or upon

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determined by

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addicted to

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  • addicted to
  • hooked on
  • over-reliant on

Synonyms for dependent

determined or to be determined by someone or something else

in a position of subordination

a person who relies on another for support

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Synonyms for dependent

a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)

relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed

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contingent on something else

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(of a clause) unable to stand alone syntactically as a complete sentence

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held from above

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being under the power or sovereignty of another or others

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addicted to a drug

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Every partner who had charge of an interior post, and a score of retainers at his Command, felt like the chieftain of a Highland clan, and was almost as important in the eyes of his dependents as of himself.
Now the number of mice is largely dependent, as every one knows, on the number of cats; and Mr.
He became the master of many thousands of acres of uninhabited territory, and the supporter of many a score of dependents.
The consequence of an emigrant into these provinces was generally to be ascertained by the number of his white servants or dependents, and the nature of the public situations that he held.
She grinds her dependents, pinches her servants, and deprives even her daughters and herself of the real comforts of life, because she will not consent to yield the palm in outward show to those who have three times her wealth; and, above all, because she is determined her cherished son shall be enabled to 'hold up his head with the highest gentlemen in the land.
Burgdorf provides no compelling explanation--in fact no explanation at all--as to why one would expect to observe a differential impact on spousal coverage for young adults in states that implemented parental dependent coverage reforms compared to nonreform states.
The County is accepting proposals from experienced and qualified firms to perform a dependent eligibility audit ( Audit ) designed to identify, report and assist with the disenrollment of ineligible dependents from the County s benefit plans.
The prospective employer of a dependent must be in the Nitaqat Green zone and it must have a position available that can't be filled by a Saudi.
Dependent care assistance includes employer payments or reimbursements for dependent care services necessary for the employee's gainful employment, including (1) expenses for household services incurred to provide care to qualifying persons and (2) expenses incurred to provide care to a qualifying person (Secs.
Check with close friends and family to see if they have designated your dependent to receive any inheritance or insurance benefits from their estate--if they have, it's important that they leave this amount to your dependent's special needs trust (see number eight on this list for information on trusts).
901(b)(2), Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with Property but No Dependent or Minor Child(ren);
He paired a dependent person with a less dependent person and set them to debate an issue they disagreed on.
Some examples of when time off work may be justified and reasonable are: * To provide assistance or to make arrangements for the provision of care when a dependent falls ill, gives birth or is injured.
Proactive employers can use dependent eligibility verification audits to fulfill their fiduciary responsibilities, curb wasteful spending and stave off cost increases without burdening employees.
Amid these tremendous economic pressures, Dependent Eligibility Verification from ConSova, the leader in health care cost containment solutions, can help companies reduce plan costs by as much as 6 percent, essentially mitigating more than half of the expected cost increases.
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