One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she cast off her dependence on her brother’
reliance on, need for, seeking support from, leaning on, clinging to
trust in, faith in, confidence in, belief in
2‘they help patients to cope with enforced dependence’
helplessness, weakness, defencelessness, vulnerability
3‘the figures show a rise in drug dependence’
addiction, dependency, over-reliance, reliance
craving, compulsion, fixation, obsession
US informal jones
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