More definitions of "based":
- (adj): Having a base.
Example: "Firmly based ice"
- (adj): Having a base of operations.
Example: "A company based in Atlanta"
- (adj): Having a basis; often used as combining terms.
Example: "A soundly based argument"
Famous quotes containing the word based:
“Thats my problem, chaplain: Im yellow. PFC Bernsteinplumb, fat coward. Hey, can you get a Section 8 for being yellow?”
—James Poe, U.S. screenwriter, and Based On Play. Robert Aldrich. Bernstein (Robert Strauss)
“Whoever invented the meeting must have had Hollywood in mind. I think they should consider giving Oscars for meetings: Best Meeting of the Year, Best Supporting Meeting, Best Meeting Based on Material from Another Meeting.”
—William Goldman (b. 1931)
“A marriage based on full confidence, based on complete and unqualified frankness on both sides; they are not keeping anything back; theres no deception underneath it all. If I might so put it, its an agreement for the mutual forgiveness of sin.”
—Henrik Ibsen (18281906)