Cut off by his family for his liberal politics, the husband she had nearly divorced became her dependent.
The Aid the Families With dependent Children program actually encouraged the man to leave the household.
His own savings depleted, and dependent on family and friends for handouts, Abdullah feeds his family little more than dry bread.
The Pakistanis are devoted to, and dependent on, our multibillion-dollar aid program.
It will be dependent on the projects we find and how much material we think is great TV.
The latter method is a waste of time and is dependent on wind and weather.
But she could not get her mother's feeling of him as a helpless, dependent thing.
But the climate of the surface of the earth is not dependent upon the heat of the interior.
Nay, would his uncle, on whom he was dependent, consent to such a refusal?
But freedom was not absolute; it was to be dependent on the moral law.
dependent de·pend·ent (dĭ-pěn'dənt)
Contingent on or subordinate to another.
Relying on or requiring the aid of another for support.