from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having or exhibiting reliance; dependent: reliant on medication.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having reliance on.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having, or characterized by, reliance; confident; trusting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having or indicating reliance or confidence; confident; self-trustful: as, a reliant spirit; a reliant bearing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relying on another for support


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