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dependency culture

Line breaks: de¦pend|ency cul|ture

Definition of dependency culture in English:

noun

A way of life characterized by dependency on state benefits.
Example sentences
  • Yet the same government also fuelled the dependency culture with its incapacity benefits system.
  • We are trying to move them away from the dependency culture and help encourage these people to be self-sufficient.
  • These observations are painfully correct, as are the concerns raised about our dependency culture and the class-war scores undertaken by too many of our politicians.

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