Translation of "independent" - English-Spanish dictionary

independent

adjective uk /ˌɪndɪˈpen·dənt/ us /ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dənt/

B1 not wanting or needing anyone else to help you

independiente
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

independiente
an independent state

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

independiente
an independent organization
The group is independent of any political party.
independently adverb /ˌɪndɪˈpen·dənt·li/ /ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dənt·li/

independientemente
The two scientists both made the same discovery independently.

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

independent

adjective /indiˈpendənt/

not controlled by other people, countries etc

independiente
an independent country
The country is now independent of Britain.

not willing to accept help

independiente
an independent old lady.

having enough money to support oneself

independiente
She is completely independent and receives no money from her family
She is now independent of her parents.

not relying on, or affected by, something or someone else

independiente
an independent observer
They arrived at an independent conclusion.
independence noun

independencia
Panama declared its independence in 1903.
independently adverb

independientemente
In this job you have to be able to work independently.

(Translation of “independent” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)