Synonyms of based


1. establish, base, ground, found

usage: use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"

2. base, situate, locate

usage: situate as a center of operations; "we will base this project in the new lab"

3. free-base, base, drug, do drugs

usage: use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes


1. based, supported (vs. unsupported)

usage: having a base; "firmly based ice"

2. based, settled (vs. unsettled)

usage: having a base of operations (often used as a combining form); "a locally based business"; "an Atlanta-based company"; "carrier-based planes"

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