base

Part of speech: adverb

Basely.

Part of speech: noun

BASENESS.

Part of speech: verb

To place upon a base or basis; establish.

Part of speech: adjective

Low; ignoble; abject.

Part of speech: adjective

Bass.

Part of speech: noun

The lowest part; foundation.

Part of speech: noun

A compound capable of forming a salt with an acid.

Part of speech: noun

A basis of operations or of supplies.

Part of speech: noun

The form of a word used in making derivatives, as by adding suffixes.

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Usage examples "base":

  1. I liked not the turn of her countenance, nor the tone of her voice- 'And thinkest thou, base wretch, ' were the words she did utter: I again raised my voice, and drowned her's. - "Clarissa, Volume 5 (of 9)", Samuel Richardson.
  2. And I hated that base man. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  3. I believe you'll find my name on the base of this lamp- Lilly Czepanek- Lilly Czepanek. - "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.