Sentence Examples


  • In the same year Bokhara became a dependency of Russia.
  • The bond creates more than dependency; it gives you a helluva lot of influence over him.
  • New Sweden thus passed into the control of the Dutch, and became a dependency of New Netherland.
  • The islands and other districts within the Arctic circle became a portion of the Dominion only in 1880, when all British possessions in North America, excepting Newfoundland, with its dependency, the Labrador coast, and the Bermuda islands, were annexed to Canada.
  • The little port of Gwadar, on the Makran coast of the Arabian Sea, a station of the Persian Gulf telegraph system, is still a dependency of Oman.