Definition of independence:
- freedom from control or influence of another or others
- the successful ending of the American Revolution; " they maintained close relations with England even after independence"
- a city in western Missouri; the beginning of the Santa Fe Trail
- The state or quality of being independent; freedom from dependence; exemption from reliance on, or control by, others; self- subsistence or maintenance; direction of one's own affairs without interference.
Common misspellings for independence:
- independance (57%)
- indepence (7%)
- independece (6%)
- indepedence (3%)
- indpendence (3%)
Examples of usage for independence:
Thus, madam, I am of a remarkable independence.
Let us call the attention of our young men to the next great step in his life, when, having obtained the highest political honors which could be conferred on so young a man, realizing that a competent fortune was the solid basis of independence moral and political, and that the family hearth was the true home of human happiness; he let the cup of ambition pass from him, and devoted himself to the practical business of life.