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based

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. based(adj)

    having a base

    "firmly based ice"

  2. based(adj)

    having a base of operations (often used as a combining form)

    "a locally based business"; "an Atlanta-based company"; "carrier-based planes"

Wiktionary

  1. based(Verb)

    Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).

    It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.

  2. based(Verb)

    Having a base

    The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.

  3. based(Verb)

    Having a base of operations.

    The company is based in New York.

  4. based(Adjective)

    founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms

    That was a soundly based argument.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Based

    of Base

  2. Based(adj)

    having a base, or having as a base; supported; as, broad-based

  3. Based(noun)

    wearing, or protected by, bases

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'based' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #480

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'based' in Written Corpus Frequency: #968

How to pronounce based?

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How to say based in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of based in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of based in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of based in a Sentence

  1. Hilarie Cash:

    I've been surprised it's taken so long for everybody to catch up to the fact. But I also understand that they need to have strong, research-based evidence before they bring on a new disorder, i think it's a game-changer, although how quickly the game will change, I don't know.

  2. Brett Kavanaugh:

    Everyone in the group paid me for their tickets based on the cost of the tickets, to the dollar, no one overpaid or underpaid me for tickets. No loans were given in either direction.

  3. Andrew Witty:

    If you were asking that question today, based on everything I can see from an external environment, my recommendation would probably be not to change the status quo. But obviously at a different date in the future you may come to a different conclusion to that question.

  4. Matt Hatton:

    But network resource management is not based on total traffic volume. It's based on particular cell sites during peak times of network use.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    We as women, especially in presidential politics, need to play by the same rules as the men. If we want to play this game as equals, we need to play by the same rules, and that means our track record is relevant, and so I never make a personal comment about Hillary Clinton -- my criticism of her is fact-based, based on her actions and track record. And that is fair game.

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