Sentence Examples

  • In reading my teacher's lips I was wholly dependent on my fingers: I had to use the sense of touch in catching the vibrations of the throat, the movements of the mouth and the expression of the face; and often this sense was at fault.
  • She was becoming more dependent on him.
  • One who is entirely dependent upon the manual alphabet has always a sense of restraint, of narrowness.
  • Their land phone was dependent on electricity.
  • Two-thirds of the population are dependent entirely on cultivation for their support, and this is mainly rice on irrigated land.

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