Definition of 'dependant'
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The programme also welcomes spouses and dependants. The Sun (2014)Only students studying for more than 12 months will be allowed to bring their dependants. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Most would would want to bring their dependants to Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Applicants need not speak English and may bring their spouses and dependants. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Alternatively, a spouse or dependants can use the fund to buy an annuity or remain in drawdown. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Temporary workers allowed to bring dependants; gap-year students no dependants. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That number includes 60,000 dependants: the right for people on work visas to bring in dependants needs to be reviewed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Used Occasionally. dependant is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'dependant'
British English: dependant NOUN
Your dependants are the people you support financially, such as your children.
The organisation raises funds to help ex-service personnel and their dependants.
Definition of dependant from the Collins English Dictionary
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