Synonyms of dependence in English:



  • 1 she cast off her dependence on her brother
    reliance on, need for, seeking support from, leaning on, clinging to; trust in, faith in, confidence in, belief in
  • 2 they help patients to cope with enforced dependence
    [Antonyms] independence
  • 3 the figures show a rise in drug dependence
    addiction, dependency, over-reliance, reliance; craving, compulsion, fixation, obsession; abuse
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