Definitions for based
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word based.
having a base
"firmly based ice"
having a base of operations (often used as a combining form)
"a locally based business"; "an Atlanta-based company"; "carrier-based planes"
Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).
It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.
Having a base
The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.
Having a base of operations.
The company is based in New York.
founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms
That was a soundly based argument.
Brandon Christopher McCartney (born August 17, 1989), professionally known as Lil B and as his alter ego The BasedGod, is an American rapper. Lil B has recorded both solo and with Bay Area group The Pack. His solo work spans several genres, including hip hop, new age, indie rock and choral music. He describes his work as "based", a term which denotes a lifestyle of positivity and tolerance; and is noted for his extensive use of social media to build an online cult following.
Based refers to having something as the foundation, main ingredient, support or a starting point. It pertains to a thing that underlies or is used as a starting point for something else. It can also suggest that something is heavily influenced by a particular element or subject.
having a base, or having as a base; supported; as, broad-based
wearing, or protected by, bases
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Rank popularity for the word 'based' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #480
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Rank popularity for the word 'based' in Written Corpus Frequency: #968
The numerical value of based in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of based in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
There are always going to be politicians who take positions that are not fact-based but are based more on emotion and political positioning, there are always going to be politicians who are going to position themselves as more opposed to terrorism than anybody else. But their positions are not analytically derived or fact-based.
Not in light of today, but because of prevalent attacks in the industry, The China-based hackers have redoubled The China-based hackers efforts and brought in more cyber security experts to investigate and defend The China-based hackers systems.
No matter what it is called. No matter how it is imagined. Fancy labels and fantasy are based in thought. Thought is based in human consciousness. Human consciousness is not spiritual consciousness. Fantasy is not reality. We cannot wake up to who and what we truly are while remaining in the dream. There is a simple approach based in reality that works well. Awareness
Evidence-based practice requires no evidence when what it refers to is practice based on guidelines in which the quality of the evidence is based, and in which level E is solely expert opinion.
We evaluate ourselves based upon what we like to think… Others evaluate us based upon coming over/around or through…
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