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"base" Meaning in English

1. of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense)
Part of speech : adjective
Example : baseborn wretches with dirty faces
2. to use as a basis for
Part of speech : verb
Example : We based our movie on the comic book series.
3. illegitimate
Part of speech : adjective
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4. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality
Part of speech : adjective
Example : that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble- Edmund Burke
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5. serving as or forming a base
Part of speech : adjective
Example : the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats
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6. not adhering to ethical or moral principles
Part of speech : adjective
Example : base and unpatriotic motives
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7. a support or foundation
Part of speech : noun
Example : the base of the lamp
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8. a place that the runner must touch before scoring
Part of speech : noun
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9. installation from which a military force initiates operations
Part of speech : noun
Example : the attack wiped out our forward bases
10. lowest support of a structure
Part of speech : noun
Example : it was built on a base of solid rock
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11. the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area
Part of speech : noun
Example : the industrial base of Japan
12. the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained
Part of speech : noun
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13. (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
Part of speech : noun
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14. a lower limit
Part of speech : noun
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15. the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
Part of speech : noun
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16. (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place
Part of speech : noun
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17. the most important or necessary part of something
Part of speech : noun
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18. any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water
Part of speech : noun
Example : bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia
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19. a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside
Part of speech : noun
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20. to use purified cocaine by burning it and inhaling the fumes
Part of speech : verb
Example : The addict based from a spoon.
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21. debased
Part of speech : adjective
22. (used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal
Part of speech : adjective
Example : base coins of aluminum
23. (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
Part of speech : noun
24. a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit
Part of speech : noun
Example : a tub should sit on its own base
25. the principal ingredient of a mixture
Part of speech : noun
Example : glycerinated gelatin is used as a base for many ointments
26. (anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment
Part of speech : noun
Example : the base of the skull
27. the bottom or lowest part
Part of speech : noun
Example : the base of the mountain
28. the bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed
Part of speech : noun
Example : the base of the triangle
29. to situate as a center of operations
Part of speech : verb
Example : We will base this project in the new lab.

Translation for "base"

base meaning in Spanish : base
  • base meaning in German : Base
  • base meaning in Japanese : ベース
  • base meaning in Turkish : baz
  • base meaning in Chinese : 基础
  • base meaning in Arabic : قاعدة
  • base meaning in Polish : baza
  • base meaning in Hindi : आधार
  • base meaning in French : base
  • base meaning in Russian : база
  • base meaning in Tamil : அடித்தளம்
  • base meaning in Telugu : బేస్
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