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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /beɪst/
  • Rhymes: -eɪst
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: based
  • Homophone: baste

AdjectiveEdit

based (comparative more based, superlative most based)

  1. Founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms.
    That was a soundly based argument.
  2. (slang, of a person) Not caring what others think about his or her personality, style, or behavior; focused on maintaining individuality.

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VerbEdit

based

  1. simple past tense and past participle of base
  2. Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).
    It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.
  3. Having a base
    The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.
  4. Having a base of operations.
    The company is based in New York.

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