Dependant is defined as relying on or needing another.
That may or may not happen; possible
Having a physical or psychological dependence on some habit, esp. on the use of a narcotic drug
Lacking, poor, or deficient in something specified
(Music) Having the same key signature. Used of major and minor scales and keys:
Willing to obey or serve because of being in a lower position; submissive
Subject to the authority or control of another.
addicted to a drug
Not depending on another or others, esp. for financial support
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
Marked by or suggesting a lack of normal maturity:
Needing outside support
A person under guardianship.
Containing, implying, or dependent on a condition or conditions; qualified; not absolute
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:
(Archaic) Lacking; destitute (of)
A tendency to be springy; resilience
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