Bedeutung von “independent” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dənt/

B1 not wanting or needing anyone else to help you:

She’s a very independent four-year-old.
Grandma’s very independent and does all her own cooking.
→ Opposite dependent adj

not controlled or ruled by anyone else:

an independent state

not influenced or controlled in any way by other people, events, or things:

an independent organization
The group is independent of any political party.
independently adverb

The two scientists both made the same discovery independently.

(Definition von “independent” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)