[ ri-lahy-uhnt ]
/ rɪˈlaɪ ənt /
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having or showing dependence: reliant on money from home.
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OTHER WORDS FROM reliantre·li·ant·ly, adverbo·ver·re·li·ant, adjectiveun·re·li·ant, adjective
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How to use reliant in a sentence
So the handling of Flight 447 again raises the question of whether pilots have become over-reliant on autopilots.Who Was Flying Flight 447?|Clive Irving|June 5, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Once on this I became over-reliant, and in consequence sank several times into narrow fissures.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson