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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

Editors Contribution

  1. based

    opposite of woke

    That's based.

    Submitted by ryan_1 on August 24, 2020  

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. Suu Kyi:

    We should think of working for the emergence of a brighter future based on the present situation, instead of thinking why we didn't do it in the past.

  2. Rick Garlick:

    While passengers often choose airlines based on price, convenient scheduling, or loyalty program membership, about one-in-five choose airlines based on specific things they like about the brand such as customer service, in-flight entertainment, or more comfortable seating.

  3. Barack Obama:

    We are not well served when, in response to a terrorist attack, we descend into fear and panic, we don't make good decisions if it's based on hysteria or an exaggeration of risks.

  4. Lpez Obrador:

    Its going to resolve the problem of saturation at the current Mexico City airport , but also be an example of how you can carry out a rational, austere policy based on honesty that needs to establish itself as the way to live and the way to govern in our country.

  5. Nancy Cook:

    That means it cannot determine cause and effect, the meta-analyses that the authors cite are also mainly based on observational data. On the other hand, large observational studies sometimes are able to detect effects in some groups or for more rare outcomes that trials are not empowered to see, so these studies are still valuable.

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