Definitions For Dependency


  • A geographical area politically controlled by a distant country
  • The state of relying on or being controlled by someone or something else
  • Being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs)
  • The quality of being dependent
  • An area that is controlled by a country but that is not formally a part of it

Is Dependency a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Dependency is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dependency in a Sentence

  • The country's dependency on foreign oil
  • A dependency on foreign oil

Synonyms for Dependency

Antonyms for Dependency

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