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re·li·ant

 (rĭ-lī′ənt)
adj.
Having or exhibiting reliance; dependent: reliant on medication.

re·li′ant·ly adv.

re•li•ant

(rɪˈlaɪ ənt)

adj.
1. having or showing dependence.
2. confident; trustful.
[1855–60]
re•li′ant•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.reliant - relying on another for support; "dependent on Middle Eastern oil"
dependent - relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed; "dependent children"; "dependent on moisture"

reliant

adjective
Determined or to be determined by someone or something else:
Translations
واثِق، مُعْتَمِد على
odkázanýspoléhající se
afhængig
bizalommal levõ
háîur, sem reiîir sig á e-î/e-n
spoliehajúci sa

reliant

[rɪˈlaɪənt] ADJ to be reliant on sth/sbdepender de algo/algn

reliant

[rɪˈlaɪənt] adj
to be reliant on sth/sb → dépendre de qch/qn

reliant

adj (= dependent)angewiesen (→ on, upon auf +acc) ? self-reliant

reliant

[rɪˈlaɪənt] adj to be reliant on sth/sbdipendere da qc/qn

rely

(rəˈlai) : rely on verb
1. to depend on or need. The people on the island relied on the supplies that were brought from the mainland; I am relying on you to help me.
2. to trust (someone) to do something; to be certain that (something will happen). Can he rely on him to keep a secret?; He can be relied on; That is what will probably happen, but we can't rely on it.
reˈliable (-ˈlai-) adjective
(negative unreliable) able to be trusted. Is he reliable?; Is this information reliable?
reˌliaˈbility noun
reˈliably (-ˈlai-) adverb
from a reliable source; by a reliable person. I am reliably informed that the Prime Minister is going to resign.
reˈliance (-ˈlai-) noun
a country's reliance on aid from other countries; a child's reliance on its mother.
reˈliant adjective
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As a member of the Reliant Kitten Register, which has subscribers from Portugal, Holland and France, John believes there are only 250 of the little British felines on the road in the UK.