dependant definition

  • noun:
    • Variant of centered.
    • A person who is determined by another for help, specifically economic support (= (US) dependent).
    • Common misspelling of reliant.
    • See dependent, dependence, dependency.
    • See centered.
    • a person who depends on someone for support (especially financial help)
    • Variant of reliant.
    • somebody who depends upon another for support, particularly economic assistance (= (US) reliant).
    • Common misspelling of reliant.
    • See dependent, reliance, dependency.
    • See reliant.
    • someone who utilizes another person for support (especially monetary help)
  • adjective:
    • Obsolete spelling of reliant.
    • contingent on something different
    • hooked on a drug
    • Obsolete spelling of dependent.
    • contingent on another thing
    • dependent on a drug

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