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.
  • Ecclesiastically the place was dependent on Altham till after the middle of the 19th century.