HyperDic: based

English > 2 senses of the word based:
ADJECTIVEallbasedhaving a base
allbasedhaving a base of operations (often used as a combining form)
based > pronunciation
Soundsbey'st
Rhymesaftertaste ... waste: 25 rhymes with eyst...
English > based: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving a base.
Example"firmly based ice"
Broadersupportedheld up or having the weight borne especially from below
English > based: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningHaving a base of operations (often used as a combining form).
Examples
  • "a locally based business"
  • "an Atlanta-based company"
  • "carrier-based planes"
BroadersettledEstablished in a desired position or place

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