Basic: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms Hypernym Topic Usage
basic 45 Pertaining to or constituting a base or basis a basic fact, the basic ingredients, basic changes in public opinion occur because of changes in priorities Adjective basal, elementary, fundamental, grassroots, radical incidental No Data No Data No Data
basic 17 Reduced to the simplest and most significant form possible without loss of generality a basic story line, a canonical syllable pattern Adjective standard No Data No Data No Data No Data
staple 1 (usually plural) a necessary commodity for which demand is constant No Data Noun No Data No Data commodity No Data Plural
basic 0 A popular programming language that is relatively easy to learn; an acronym for beginner’s all-purpose symbolic instruction code; no longer in general use No Data Noun No Data No Data programming language No Data No Data
basic 0 (usually plural) a necessary commodity for which demand is constant No Data Noun No Data No Data commodity No Data Plural
canonic 0 Reduced to the simplest and most significant form possible without loss of generality a basic story line, a canonical syllable pattern Adjective standard No Data No Data No Data No Data
canonical 0 Reduced to the simplest and most significant form possible without loss of generality a basic story line, a canonical syllable pattern Adjective standard No Data No Data No Data No Data
basic 0 Serving as a base or starting point a basic course in Russian, basic training for raw recruits, a set of basic tools, an introductory art course Adjective first No Data No Data No Data No Data
introductory 0 Serving as a base or starting point a basic course in Russian, basic training for raw recruits, a set of basic tools, an introductory art course Adjective first No Data No Data No Data No Data
basic 0 Of or denoting or of the nature of or containing a base No Data Adjective alkaline No Data No Data chemistry No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Basic" have?

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The word "Basic" has 10 meanings. The most frequent meaning is basic.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Basic"?

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The word "Basic" has 29 hyponyms which are: basic, consumer goods, drygoods, entrant, export, fancy goods, fungible, future, import, merchandise, middling, salvage, shopping, sporting goods, worldly possession, algorithmic language, assembly language, c, cobol, computer language, lisp, multidimensional language, object-oriented programming language, object language, one-dimensional language, pascal, prolog, stratified language, unstratified language.

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

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The word "Basic" has a maximum frequency of 45.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Basic"?

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The word "Basic" has 8 synonyms which are: basal, elementary, fundamental, grassroots, radical, standard, first, alkaline.

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