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  • 1 Independent — may refer to:*Independent bookstore, a bookstore that is not part of a chain *Independent business, privately owned companies * Independent brewery, craft brewer with less than 25% owned by alcoholic beverage industry member *Independent city, a… …

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  • 2 independent — in‧de‧pen‧dent [ˌɪndˈpendənt◂] adjective not owned, controlled, or financed by another organization or the government: • There are plans to split the company into a number of smaller independent companies. * * * Ⅰ. independent UK US… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 independent — in·de·pen·dent adj 1: not dependent on others (as parents) for livelihood; esp: not a dependent declared she was independent on her financial aid form 2 a: not affiliated with another usu. larger unit an independent adjuster b: not contingent on… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Independent — [ˌɪndɪˈpendənt] (engl. „unabhängig“), kurz Indie, ist eine Sammelbezeichnung für kreative Ausdrucksformen, die von einer gemeinsamen Do it yourself Ideologie geprägt sind, obwohl sich die einzelnen Erscheinungen sehr unterscheiden können. Sie… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 independent — INDEPENDÉNT, Ă, independenţi, te, adj. Care nu depinde de cineva sau de ceva; (despre un popor, un stat) care se bucură de independenţă, liber2, autonom. ♢ loc. prep. Independent de... = fără a ţine seamă de..., indiferent de... 2. (Despre oameni …

    Dicționar Român

  • 6 Independent — In de*pend ent, a. [Pref. in not + dependent: cf. F. ind[ e]pendant.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not dependent; free; not subject to control by others; not relying on others; not subordinate; as, few men are wholly independent. [1913 Webster] A dry, but… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 independent — [in΄dē pen′dənt, in΄dipen′dənt] adj. [ML independens: see IN 2 & DEPENDENT] 1. free from the influence, control, or determination of another or others; specif., a) free from the rule of another; controlling or governing oneself; self governing b) …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Independent — n a politician who does not belong to a political party Independent 2 Independent, the trademark a serious British newspaper which generally supports ↑liberal political idea.. The same company produces a similar paper on Sundays, called the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 Independent — In de*pend ent, n. 1. (Eccl.) One who believes that an organized Christian church is complete in itself, competent to self government, and independent of all ecclesiastical authority. [1913 Webster] Note: In England the name is often applied… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 independent — indepèndent m <G nātā> DEFINICIJA pripadnik strogog kalvinističkog reda u Engleskoj, koji otklanja ovisnost o državnoj Anglikanskoj crkvi ETIMOLOGIJA engl. Independent ≃ in 1 + v. dependencija, dependentan …

    Hrvatski jezični portal

  • 11 independent — ► ADJECTIVE 1) free from outside control or influence. 2) (of a country) self governing. 3) not depending on another for livelihood or subsistence. 4) not connected with another; separate. 5) (of broadcasting, a school, etc.) not supported by… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 Independent — (v. lat.), unabhängig; daher Indepentismus, Streben nach Unabhängigkeit …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 Independent — «Независимая», название линии метро в Нью Йорке …

    Словарь топонимов США

  • 14 independent — independent:⇨unabhängig(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 15 independent — variable …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 16 independent — (adj.) 1610s, from IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + DEPENDENT (Cf. dependent). Fr. independant is attested from c.1600; It. independente from 1590s. Noun meaning person not acting as part of a political party is from 1808. Related:… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 17 independent — autonomous, *free, sovereign, autarchic, autarkic Analogous words: *alone, solitary: self governed, self ruled (see base words at GOVERN) Antonyms: dependent Contrasted words: *subordinate, subject, tributary: *subservient, servile, slavish …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 18 independent — [adj] liberated, free absolute, autarchic, autarchical, autonomous, freewheeling, individualistic, nonaligned, nonpartisan, on one’s own, self contained, self determining, self governing, self reliant, self ruling, selfsufficient, self supporting …

    New thesaurus

  • 19 independent — in|de|pen|dent W2 [ˌındıˈpendənt] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not owned/controlled by something)¦ 2¦(fair)¦ 3¦(country)¦ 4¦(person)¦ 5 independent study/learning 6 woman/man etc of independent means 7¦(separate)¦ 8¦(politician)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 independent — [[t]ɪ̱ndɪpe̱ndənt[/t]] ♦ independents 1) ADJ: oft ADJ of/from n If one thing or person is independent of another, they are separate and not connected, so the first one is not affected or influenced by the second. Your questions should be… …

    English dictionary


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