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basis /ˈbeɪsəs, ˈbeɪsɪs/ noun (plural bases /-siːz/) [countable]

Irregular Forms: (pl) bases

(pl.bases) اساس ، ماخذ ، پایه ، زمینه ، بنیان ، مبنا ، بنیاد ، قانون ـ فقه: قیمت واحد ، روانشناسی: پایه ، بازرگانی: مبنا
مهندسی صنایع: اساسی ، بنیادی ، پایه، اصول کامپیوتر: اساسی و بنیادی

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

Synonyms: foundation, base, bottom, footing, ground, groundwork, support
Related Words: axiom, fundamental, law, principle, theorem, assumption, postulate, premise, presumption, presupposition, essence, heart, call, justification, right, ground(s), reason
English Thesaurus: basis, foundation, bedrock, cornerstone, reason, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

basis S2 W1 /ˈbeɪsəs, ˈbeɪsɪs/ noun (plural bases /-siːz/) [countable]
[Word Family: noun: base, the basics, basis; adjective: baseless, basic, based; verb: base; adverb: basically]
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: Greek, 'step, base', from bainein 'to go']

1. the facts, ideas, or things from which something can be developed:
Their claim had no basis in fact (=it was not true).
basis of
Bread forms the basis of their daily diet.
basis for
The video will provide a basis for class discussion.

2. on the basis of something because of a particular fact or situation:
discrimination on the basis of sex

3. on a regular/daily/weekly etc basis every day, week etc:
I’m saving money on a regular basis.

4. on a voluntary/part-time/temporary etc basis a system or agreement by which someone or something is voluntary etc:
Nurses are employed on a full-time basis.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. starting point
ADJ. firm, solid, sound
VERB + BASIS form, provide
PREP. ~ for The proposal provides a sound basis for a book.
PHRASES have no basis in sth These allegations have no basis in fact.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. principle/reason
ADJ. whole
PREP. on the ~ of We made our decision on the basis of the information we had.
~ for The whole basis for your argument is false.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

III. way sth is done/organized
ADJ. regular | daily, monthly, weekly, etc. Staff are employed on a monthly basis.
permanent, temporary | casual, part-time, voluntary | commercial
PREP. on a … ~

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


form the basis of something
This research will form the basis of a book.
provide a basis for something
The poem provided the basis for an interesting class discussion.
become the basis of/for something
Some of these ideas became the basis for the Parents’ Educational Union.
serve as a basis for something
The document will serve as a basis for negotiations.
establish a basis (also lay a basis) (=create something from which something can be developed)
The agreement established a sound basis for international commerce.
have a basis
Our constitution has a democratic basis.
have no basis in fact (=be not true)
Many of these rumours have no basis in fact.
a good basis
Love and trust form a good basis for marriage.
a sound/firm/solid basis
Drama school may provide a sound basis for an acting career.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

BAD: The course is for students with a basis knowledge of English.
GOOD: The course is for students with a basic knowledge of English.

Usage Note:
See note at BASE 1 (base)
Basic is an adjective: 'basic computer skills', 'basic principles'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

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