Synonyms of contingent in English:

contingent


See definition of contingent

adjective

1‘resolution of the conflict was contingent on the signing of a ceasefire’

SYNONYMS

dependent, conditional

subject to, based on, determined by, hingeing on, resting on, hanging on, controlled by

2‘contingent events’

SYNONYMS

chance, accidental, fortuitous, possible, unforeseen, unforeseeable, unexpected, unpredicted, unpredictable, unanticipated, unlooked-for

random, haphazard

ANTONYMS

predictable


noun

1‘a contingent of Japanese businessmen’

SYNONYMS

group, party, body, band, set

deputation, delegation, mission

detachment, unit, division, squadron, section, company, corps, cohort

informal bunch, gang