Translation of "independence" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dəns/ us /ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dəns/

a situation in which individuals look after themselves and do not need help from other people

Teenagers need a certain amount of independence.

a situation in which a country has its own government and is not ruled by another country

Mexico gained its independence from Spain in l821.

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