Translation of "dependence" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈpen·dəns/ us /dɪˈpen·dəns/ also dependency uk /dɪˈpen·dən·si/ /dɪˈpen·dən·si/

a situation in which you need someone or something all the time in order to exist or continue as before

Our society needs to reduce its dependence on cars.

(Translation of “dependence” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)