Another word for dependent
Needing outside support
liable to, subject to, incidental to, conditional, conditioned, under the control of (something exterior), sustained by, unable to exist without, subordinate, ancillary, accessory to, provisory, controlled by, regulated by, determined by, on a string*; see also conditional.
Another word for dependentadjective
Determined or to be determined by someone or something else:conditional, conditioned, contingent, relative, reliant, subject. See start
In a position of subordination:collateral, subject, subordinate, subservient. See over, part