Found 3 items, similar to subordinate.
English → Indonesian
English → English
adj 1: lower in rank or importance [syn: low-level
] [ant: dominant
2: subject or submissive to authority or the control of
another; “a subordinate kingdom”
3: of a clause; unable to stand alone syntactically as a
complete sentence; “a subordinate (or dependent) clause
functions as a noun or adjective or adverb within a
] [ant: independent
4: inferior in rank or status; “the junior faculty”
; “a lowly
; “petty officialdom”
; “a subordinate
n 1: an assistant subject to the authority or control of another
, foot soldier
2: a word that is more specific than a given word [syn: hyponym
v 1: rank or order as less important or consider of less value;
“Art is sometimes subordinated to Science in these
2: make subordinate, dependent, or subservient; “Our wishes
have to be subordinated to that of our ruler”
English → English
, a. [L. dependens, -entis, p. pr.
dependere. See Depend
, and cf. Dependant
1. Hanging down; as, a dependent bough or leaf.
2. Relying on, or subject to, something else for support; not
able to exist, or sustain itself, or to perform anything,
without the will, power, or aid of something else; not
self-sustaining; subordinate; -- often with on or upon;
as, dependent on God; dependent upon friends. Opposite of
. [Narrower terms: interdependent, mutualist, mutually beneficial
; parasitic, parasitical, leechlike, bloodsucking
] Also See: unfree
England, long dependent and degraded, was again a
power of the first rank. --Macaulay.
3. conditional; contingent or conditioned. Opposite of
4. addicted to drugs.
Syn: addicted, dependent, drug-addicted, hooked, strung-out.
or Dependent contract
(Law), one not
binding until some connecting stipulation is performed.
(Math.), a varying quantity whose
changes are arbitrary, but are regarded as produced by
changes in another variable, which is called the