dependence synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term dependence:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. dependence, dependance, dependency(noun)

    the state of relying on or being controlled by someone or something else

    Synonyms:
    dependence, dependance, habituation, colony, addiction, dependency

  2. addiction, dependence, dependance, dependency, habituation(noun)

    being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs)

    Synonyms:
    dependence, dependance, habituation, colony, addiction, dependency

Wiktionary

  1. dependence(noun)

    Antonyms:
    independence

  2. dependence(noun)

    The state of being dependent, of relying upon another.

    Antonyms:
    independence

  3. dependence(noun)

    An irresistible physical or psychological need, especially for a chemical substance.

    Antonyms:
    independence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dependence(n.)

    Synonyms:
    connection, concatenation

  2. dependence(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reliance, trust, confidence

  3. dependence(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stay, staff, support, prop, buttress, supporter

  4. dependence(n.)

    Synonyms:
    subordination, subjection

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

dependency, addiction, reliance, unit, length, appurtenance, dependent, addictions, interdependence



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