Dependant is defined as relying on or needing another.
Not depending on another or others, esp. for financial support
Marked by or suggesting a lack of normal maturity:
Second or lower in rank or importance; not primary:
Lacking help or protection
A person or thing entrusted to someone's care
A person under full legal age, who has not yet acquired all civil rights
Lacking, poor, or deficient in something specified
That may or may not happen; possible
Likely to be affected by or to experience something.
Subject to the authority or control of another.
Subordinate in capacity or function.
A person under guardianship.
Containing, implying, or dependent on a condition or conditions; qualified; not absolute
Needing outside support
Subject to conditions; depending on certain conditions
Relative is defined as something connected, relevant or dependent on something else.
Auxiliary or accessory:
(Rare) A child who has lost only one parent by death
(Obs.) Delicate, dainty, etc.
Tending in a continuous intellectual direction; not rambling or discursive.
Being a vassal
Having force of conviction or feeling; uncompromising:
Having reached full natural growth or development:
Collateral is defined as something side by side, or something pledged to guarantee that a loan will be repaid.
Determined or to be determined by someone or something else
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
Upper, outer, superior, excessive, or extra
Made by hooking yarn:
Limited, restricted, or modified:
Having a physical or psychological dependence on some habit, esp. on the use of a narcotic drug
(Archaic) Lacking; destitute (of)
A tendency to be springy; resilience
addicted to a drug
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