Dictionary definition for: Base
10. (s) not adhering to ethical or moral principles; "base and unpatriotic motives" "a base, degrading way of life" "cheating is dishonorable" "they considered colonialism immoral" "unethical practices in handling public funds"
12. (s) having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; "that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble"- Edmund Burke; "taking a mean advantage" "chok''d with ambition of the meaner sort"- Shakespeare; "something essentially vulga
14. (s) illegitimate
27. (n) the principal ingredient of a mixture; "glycerinated gelatin is used as a base for many ointments" "he told the painter that he wanted a yellow base with just a hint of green" "everything she cooked seemed to have rice as the base"
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