Writing Tips: Spot the Difference (13)

Writing Tips: Spot the Difference 12: Dependent vs Dependant

Another one that I have come across recently.

Dependent:

1. relying on someone or something else for aid, support, etc.
2. conditioned or determined by something else; contingent: Our trip is dependent on the weather.

Dependant:

Someone who relies on you for financial support

In the majority of cases, dependent is the word that is appropriate.

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Submeg

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