What is another word for dependent?

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[ dɪpˈɛndənt], [ dɪpˈɛndənt], [ d_ɪ_p_ˈɛ_n_d_ə_n_t]

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How to use "Dependent" in context?

Dependent living arrangements involve people who need help from others to live independently. This may be because they are younger, have a disability, are new immigrants, or are elderly. There are many different types of dependent lives, including co-dependency, codependence, and masochism. Dependent living arrangements vary in their degree of dependence and the level of support they require.

Many people choose to live in a dependent relationship because it offers security. Dependent people often feel safer and more secure when they are not completely independent. This is because they know that someone will be there to help them if they need it.

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