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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From dialectal English (compare Old Scots bais, base (to beat soundly)), probably of North Germanic origin, related to Swedish bas (a beating, flogging), Swedish basa (to beat, flog), Danish bask (a lash, blow), Danish baske (to beat, strike, flap). Cognate with Scots baiss (to beat, drub). More at bash, box.

NounEdit

bace (plural baces)

  1. (rare) A blow; a drubbing.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bace (plural baces)

  1. Obsolete form of base.

AdjectiveEdit

bace (comparative more bace, superlative most bace)

  1. Obsolete form of base.

VerbEdit

bace (third-person singular simple present baces, present participle bacing, simple past and past participle baced)

  1. Obsolete form of base.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for bace in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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RomanianEdit

NounEdit

bace f pl

  1. plural of bacă