Examples of independence in a sentence
She asserted her independence from her parents by getting her own apartment.
He has shown a fierce independence of spirit.
A month after independence, elections were held.
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Definition of Independence
city in western Missouri east of Kansas City population 116,830
INDEPENDENCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of independence for English Language Learners
: freedom from outside control or support : the state of being independent
: the time when a country or region gains political freedom from outside control
Definition of Independence for English Language Learners
: U.S. city, Missouri
INDEPENDENCE Defined for Kids
Definition of independence for Students
: the quality or state of not being under the control of, reliant on, or connected with someone or something else
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