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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Hypernym Topic Region Usage
base 75 Use as a basis for; found on base a claim on some observation Verb No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
basis 28 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
stem 23 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
base 6 Serving as or forming a base the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats Adjective basic No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 4 Installation from which a military force initiates operations the attack wiped out our forward bases Noun No Data military installation military No Data No Data
stand 4 A support or foundation the base of the lamp Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
base 3 A place that the runner must touch before scoring he scrambled to get back to the bag Noun No Data baseball equipment No Data No Data No Data
floor 3 A lower limit the government established a wage floor Noun No Data control No Data No Data No Data
alkali 3 Any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia Noun No Data compound No Data No Data No Data
base 3 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
mean 3 Having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; – Edmund Burke; ; – Shakespeare that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble, taking a mean advantage, “chok’d with ambition of the meaner sort”, something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics Adjective ignoble No Data No Data No Data No Data
bag 2 A place that the runner must touch before scoring he scrambled to get back to the bag Noun No Data baseball equipment No Data No Data No Data
base 2 (anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment the base of the skull Noun No Data bottom anatomy No Data No Data
foot 2 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
base 2 A lower limit the government established a wage floor Noun No Data control No Data No Data No Data
root 2 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
base 2 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
home 2 The place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end No Data Noun No Data location No Data No Data No Data
immoral 2 Not adhering to ethical or moral principles base and unpatriotic motives, a base, degrading way of life, cheating is dishonorable, they considered colonialism immoral, unethical practices in handling public funds Adjective wrong No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 2 A support or foundation the base of the lamp Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
base 2 The bottom or lowest part the base of the mountain Noun No Data part No Data No Data No Data
establish 1 Use as a basis for; found on base a claim on some observation Verb No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 1 Of low birth or station (`base’ is archaic in this sense) baseborn wretches with dirty faces, of humble (or lowly) birth Adjective lowborn No Data No Data No Data No Data
pedestal 1 A support or foundation the base of the lamp Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
groundwork 1 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
foundation 1 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
base 0 (used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal base coins of aluminum, a base metal Adjective inferior No Data No Data No Data No Data
found 0 Use as a basis for; found on base a claim on some observation Verb No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 A flat bottom on which something is intended to sit a tub should sit on its own base Noun No Data bottom No Data No Data No Data
base 0 (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector No Data Noun No Data electrode electronics No Data No Data
baseborn 0 Illegitimate No Data Adjective illegitimate No Data No Data No Data Archaism
base 0 Illegitimate No Data Adjective illegitimate No Data No Data No Data Archaism
meanspirited 0 Having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; – Edmund Burke; ; – Shakespeare that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble, taking a mean advantage, “chok’d with ambition of the meaner sort”, something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics Adjective ignoble No Data No Data No Data No Data
ground 0 Use as a basis for; found on base a claim on some observation Verb No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 Having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; – Edmund Burke; ; – Shakespeare that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble, taking a mean advantage, “chok’d with ambition of the meaner sort”, something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics Adjective ignoble No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 Situate as a center of operations we will base this project in the new lab Verb No Data situate No Data No Data No Data
lowly 0 Of low birth or station (`base’ is archaic in this sense) baseborn wretches with dirty faces, of humble (or lowly) birth Adjective lowborn No Data No Data No Data No Data
free-base 0 Use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes No Data Verb No Data drug No Data No Data No Data
base 0 Use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes No Data Verb No Data drug No Data No Data No Data
basal 0 Serving as or forming a base the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats Adjective basic No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 Not adhering to ethical or moral principles base and unpatriotic motives, a base, degrading way of life, cheating is dishonorable, they considered colonialism immoral, unethical practices in handling public funds Adjective wrong No Data No Data No Data No Data
baseborn 0 Of low birth or station (`base’ is archaic in this sense) baseborn wretches with dirty faces, of humble (or lowly) birth Adjective lowborn No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 The stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area the industrial base of Japan Noun No Data store No Data No Data No Data
humble 0 Of low birth or station (`base’ is archaic in this sense) baseborn wretches with dirty faces, of humble (or lowly) birth Adjective lowborn No Data No Data No Data No Data
base 0 The principal ingredient of a mixture glycerinated gelatin is used as a base for many ointments, he told the painter that he wanted a yellow base with just a hint of green, everything she cooked seemed to have rice as the base Noun No Data ingredient No Data No Data No Data
qaeda 0 A terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries No Data Noun No Data No Data terrorism Afghanistan No Data
infrastructure 0 The stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area the industrial base of Japan Noun No Data store No Data No Data No Data
basis 0 The most important or necessary part of something the basis of this drink is orange juice Noun No Data part No Data No Data No Data
fundament 0 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
groundwork 0 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
substructure 0 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
understructure 0 Lowest support of a structure it was built on a base of solid rock, he stood at the foot of the tower Noun No Data support No Data No Data No Data
foundation 0 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
fundament 0 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
cornerstone 0 The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture Noun No Data assumption No Data No Data No Data
nucleotide 0 A phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA) No Data Noun No Data ester No Data No Data No Data
base 0 A phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA) No Data Noun No Data ester No Data No Data No Data
base 0 Any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia Noun No Data compound No Data No Data No Data
base 0 The bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed the base of the triangle Noun No Data flank No Data No Data No Data
base 0 The most important or necessary part of something the basis of this drink is orange juice Noun No Data part No Data No Data No Data
radical 0 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
base 0 (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place 10 is the radix of the decimal system Noun No Data number numeration system No Data No Data
radix 0 (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place 10 is the radix of the decimal system Noun No Data number numeration system No Data No Data
base 0 The place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end No Data Noun No Data location No Data No Data No Data
al-qaeda 0 A terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries No Data Noun No Data No Data terrorism Afghanistan No Data
base of operations 0 Installation from which a military force initiates operations the attack wiped out our forward bases Noun No Data military installation military No Data No Data
al-qa’ida 0 A terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries No Data Noun No Data No Data terrorism Afghanistan No Data
al-qaida 0 A terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries No Data Noun No Data No Data terrorism Afghanistan No Data
base 0 A terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries No Data Noun No Data No Data terrorism Afghanistan No Data
root word 0 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
base 0 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
theme 0 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed thematic vowels are part of the stem Noun No Data form linguistics No Data No Data
base 0 Debased; not genuine an attempt to eliminate the base coinage Adjective counterfeit No Data No Data No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Base" have?

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The word "Base" has 73 meanings. The most frequent meaning is base.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Base"?

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The word "Base" has 273 hyponyms which are: basic assumption, basis, conclusion, given, abbreviation, acronym, citation form, etymon, ghost word, plural, root, singular, arsenal, base, emplacement, headquarters, military post, naval installation, silo, andiron, arch support, back, backboard, baluster, bar, bearing, bearing wall, bedpost, bookend, brace, bracket, bridge, foot, foothold, handrest, hanger, harness, harp, headstock, leg, perch, pier, pillow block, rack, rest, rib, rocker, seat, shelf, spoke, step, stirrup, stock, structural member, tailstock, tee, undercarriage, yoke, baseball, baseball bat, baseball glove, batting cage, batting glove, batting helmet, “catcher’s mask”, mound, pine-tar rag, rosin bag, ceiling, floor, price control, acceptor, acid, adduct, allomorph, aluminate, ammine, anhydride, anionic compound, antiknock, arsenide, azide, benzofuran, binary compound, bitter principle, buffer, calcium-cyanamide, carbon disulfide, carbonyl, caustic, cementite, chloride, chloropicrin, chromogen, cofactor, complex, corrosive, defoliant, depilatory, derivative, dimer, enamel, enantiomorph, exotherm, fixing agent, flavone, formulation, goitrogen, heterocyclic compound, hydrate, hydrogen cyanide, hydroxide, incense, inorganic compound, iodocompound, isomer, manganese tetroxide, menthol, monomer, nitrate, nitride, nitrogen mustard, organic compound, oxide, ozonide, polymer, pregnanediol, preservative, quinone, repellent, salt, silicide, siloxane, solvate, sternutator, stripper, sulfide, synthetic, taurine, telluride, tenderizer, tetrachloride, triazine, vanillin, yellowcake, abutment, architrave, basement, buttress, foundation, pedestal, prop, rock bottom, bilocation, earth, east, here, home, jungle, line, north, northeast, northwest, outer space, pass, point, region, sodom, somewhere, south, southeast, southwest, space, there, west, whereabouts, acicula, body part, corner, corpus, craton, cutting, fragment, hunk, nub, segment, slice, strip, world, bilge, heel, sole, underbelly, anode, cathode, collector, electron gun, emitter, grid, acquire, map, place, radiolocate, dope, drop, free-base, inject, take a hit, hoard, infrastructure, issue, provision, seed stock, admixture, butt, detail, item, language unit, member, remainder, subpart, substance, unit, banana oil, cellulose ester, citrate, cyclohexanol phthalate, ethyl acetate, glyceryl ester, lactate, maleate, nucleotide, polyester, urethane, hypotenuse, addend, arity, atomic number, augend, baryon number, biquadrate, cardinal number, cardinality, complex number, composite number, compound number, constant, coordinate, count, cube, decimal, dividend, divisor, factor, fibonacci number, fixed-point number, floating-point number, integer, linage, minuend, multiplicand, multiplier, natural number, ordinal number, oxidation number, pagination, prime, quota, quotient, record, score, square, subtrahend.

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Is the word "Base" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Base" has a maximum frequency of 75.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Base"?

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The word "Base" has 7 synonyms which are: basic, ignoble, wrong, lowborn, inferior, illegitimate, counterfeit.

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