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dependable deserving trust or confidence; able to be counted on.
dependence the condition of relying on another for help, or to provide what one needs.
dependent relying on another for help or to provide what one needs. [3 definitions]
depict to show, describe, or portray in a painting, sculpture, or written work.
deport to make a person leave a country.
deposit to hand over to a bank or other safe place. [7 definitions]
depot a bus or train station. [2 definitions]
depress to cause to be unhappy or in low spirits.
depression a mood characterized by deep sadness or low spirits. [4 definitions]
deprive to take away from; not allow to have.
depth the condition or quality of being deep. [2 definitions]
deputy a person appointed to assist and sometimes act in the place of someone else.
derby a horse race run every year and limited to three-year-old horses. [2 definitions]
derivation act of process of deriving or coming from. [3 definitions]
derive to obtain from a particular source (usually followed by "from"). [2 definitions]
derrick a machine for lifting and moving heavy loads. It has a center beam that does not move and a long arm that turns around the base. [2 definitions]
descend to move downward or to a lower position. [4 definitions]
descendant one who comes from a given ancestor or ancestors.
descent the act or process of going downward. [2 definitions]
describe to tell or write about; create a picture of in words.
description the act of using words to tell others what something is or was like. [3 definitions]