based

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based ‎(comparative more based, superlative most based)

  1. founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms
    That was a soundly based argument.
  2. (slang) (of a person) not caring what others think about his own personality, style, behavior; being focused on maintaining individuality
    So a based dude like Hotwheels doing what he does with what he has and going conservative real talk on them makes the blood boilcurdle.
    The based owner of this site doesn't tell reasons why he bans users.

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based

  1. simple past tense and past participle of base
  2. Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).
    It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.
  3. Having a base
    The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.
  4. Having a base of operations.
    The company is based in New York.

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