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.
having a base, or having as a base; supported; as, broad-based
wearing, or protected by, bases
opposite of woke
That's based.Submitted by ryan_1 on August 24, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'based' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #480
Written Corpus Frequency
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
Examples of based in a Sentence
Once again, appeasement encourages the aggressor to greater acts of violence. Time to step up our policy based on cold facts, not illusions.
Property stocks will have more support since price valuation can be justified by more stable valuation of land banks and recurring assets. On the other hand, cement stock valuations are based on cement demand - a less stable variable in the slowing economy and increasing competition.
We are continuing to adapt our approach based on real-world experience and data and so, as The FDA has authorized more antibody tests and validation data have become available, including through the capability at National Cancer Institute, the careful balancing of risks and benefits has shifted from where The FDA was in mid-March.
If you've got a lot of reserve-based lending and a lot of debt, and you're already quite drawn on that, you're going to be in a world of pain.
Used responsibly, age-based targeting for employment purposes is an accepted industry practice and for good reason: it helps employers recruit and people of all ages find work.
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