dependently

[ dih-pen-duh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF dependently
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The world has come but once; the witness is there after the fact and simply approves, dependently.

Clinging to him so dependently, she taught him in time to presume upon that devotion—a lesson men are not slow to learn.

And yet but now they were charged with “getting it” too dependently, or rather, with having it “got” for them by man!

WORD ORIGIN

15c., variant spelling of dependant, now mostly restricted to adjectival use; see -ance. Dependent variable in mathematics is recorded from 1852.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DEPENDENTLY

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