Dependant is defined as relying on or needing another.
Marked by or suggesting a lack of normal maturity:
Lacking help or protection
A person or thing entrusted to someone's care
Second or lower in rank or importance; not primary:
A person under full legal age, who has not yet acquired all civil rights
The definition of subordinate is someone who is lower in rank to another or subject to another's control.
Subordinate in capacity or function.
A person under guardianship.
That may or may not happen; possible
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
Collateral is defined as something side by side, or something pledged to guarantee that a loan will be repaid.
(Obs.) Delicate, dainty, etc.
Tending in a continuous intellectual direction; not rambling or discursive.
Being a vassal
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
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)
addicted to a drug
Not depending on another or others, esp. for financial support
Having reached full natural growth or development:
Having force of conviction or feeling; uncompromising:
Lacking, poor, or deficient in something specified
Determined or to be determined by someone or something else
Upper, outer, superior, excessive, or extra
A tendency to be springy; resilience
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