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Engelsk tillægsord: independent

1. independent free from external control and constraint


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn independent mind.
A series of independent judgments.
Fiercely independent individualism.


Termer med lignende betydningautarkic, autarkical, autonomous, autonomous, breakaway, case-by-case, commutative, fissiparous, free-living, indie, individual, item-by-item, nonparasitic, nonsymbiotic, self-directed, self-reliant, self-sufficient, self-sufficing, self-supporting, self-sustaining, separatist, single-handed, strong-minded, unaffiliated, unconditional


Se ogsåfree, separate


Kendetegnerindependence, independency


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)dependent

2. independent (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn autonomous judiciary.
A sovereign state.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)autonomous, self-governing, sovereign


Termer med lignende betydningfree


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unfree

3. independent (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)main


Overordnet emneområdegrammar


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)dependent, subordinate

4. independent not controlled by a party or interest group


Termer med lignende betydningnonpartisan, nonpartizan


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)partisan, partizan


Engelsk navneord: independent

1. independent (om person) a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fencesitter, mugwump


Mindre specifikke termerindividualist


Overordnet emneområdegovernment, political science, politics

2. independent (om person) a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)free lance, free-lance, freelance, freelancer, self-employed person


Mindre specifikke termerworker









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