Bedeutung von “independent” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˌɪndɪˈpendənt/
Extra Examples
The country has been independent since 1948.He went there after Slovakia became an independent country.The Central African Republic became fully independent from France in 1960.The Republic of Cuba became independent in 1902.The college is independent of the university.

B2 not controlled or ruled by anyone else:

an independent state/company
The group is independent of any political party.

B1 not wanting or needing anyone else to help you or do things for you:

She's a proud, independent woman.

B2 not influenced by anyone or anything else:

an independent expert/study
independently adverb


to operate independently
She can no longer live independently.

(Definition von “independent adjective” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)