Synonyms and Antonyms of dependent
extending freely from a support from above
- The dependent willow branches swayed in the gentle breeze.
determined by something else
- Our going to the movies tonight is dependent on whether or not we have any money left after we eat out.
liable, open, susceptible
limited, modified, qualified, restricted
debatable, disputable, doubtable, doubtful, iffy, problematic (also problematical), questionable, shady, shaky, suspect, uncertain
absolute, all-out, arrant, categorical (also categoric), complete, consummate, out-and-out, outright, perfect, simple, total, ultimate, unadulterated, unalloyed, unconditional, unequivocal, unmitigated, unqualified, utter
basal, basic, fundamental, primary