Synonyms of contingent in English:

contingent


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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