base is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

base Scrabble score: 6

Meaning of base

  • number equal to the number of units in a given digit's place that for a given system of writing numbers is required to give the numeral 1 in the next higher place the decimal system uses a base of 10
  • having reached a base or bases
  • side or face of a geometrical figure from which an altitude can be constructed
  • place where military operations begin
  • to form a base for
  • main ingredient paint having a latex base
  • the lower part of a wall, pier, or column considered as a separate architectural feature
  • starting point
  • to found (to establish) [v BASED, BASING, BASES] / morally low [adj BASER, BASEST]
  • military headquarters or supply installation
  • permanent military installation
  • price level at which a security previously declining in price resists further decline
  • center or area of operations as
  • the bottom or foundation of something
  • to establish
  • badly mistaken
  • ch a system of writing numbers using an indicated base convert from base 10 to base 2
  • baseline in surveying
  • to make contact with
  • number (as 5 in 56.44 or 57) that is raised to a power
  • chemical compound that unites with an acid to form a salt
  • point to be considered his opening remarks touched every base
  • deserving contempt; despicable
  • supporting or carrying ingredient (as of a medicine)
  • number that is multiplied by a rate or of which a percentage or fraction is calculated to find the interest on $90 at 10 percent multiply the base 90 by .10
  • at part of a bodily organ by which it is attached to another more central structure of the organism
  • inferior
  • fundamental principle