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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Unduly or excessively reliant.

Usage examples (35)
  • So there is room to grow, and we are not overdependent...
  • But no; they had grown overdependent upon him, the Conqueror of Death, certain he would not die.
  • The global trading system is in trouble -- mainly because it became overdependent on big U.S. trade deficits.
  • "If they had been forced to compete up front much sooner, they would not have become overdependent on trucks." for more
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