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(adj.sat, verb, adj.)


There are 8 meanings of the word Based.

How to pronounce based:

Def 1 US

Based - as an adjective satellite

Having a base

Example: "Firmly based ice"

Having a base of operations (often used as a combining form)

Example: "A locally based business"

Based - as a verb

To give as its foundation or starting point; to lay the foundation of.

To be located (at a particular place).

(acrobatics, cheerleading) to act as a base; to be the person supporting the flyer.

Based - as an adjective

Founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms.

Example: "That was a soundly based argument."

(of a person) not caring what others think about one's personality, style, or behavior; focused on maintaining individuality.

(4chan, reddit, instagram) praiseworthy and admirable, often through exhibiting independence and security.

Example: "Based and red pilled."

Example Sentences

"The decision was based on thorough research and analysis."
"Her opinion is based on personal experience."
"The company's success is based on strong leadership."
"Our plans should be based on accurate data."
"They based their argument on false information."
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Word Game Points

Is BASED a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, based is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BASED has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is BASED a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, based is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BASED has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 9.

Is BASED a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, based is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BASED has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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