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Stealing bases was put to me almost as a prerequisite for staying in the game. They didn't give me a handbook on how to do it; they said do it. Under those conditions you go out and develop your own handbook.
Lou Brock

Meaning of "bases" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BASES

bases  [ˈbeɪsiːz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BASES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bases is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BASES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bases

Bases may refer to: ▪ Bases, a military style of dress adopted by the chivalry of the sixteenth century ▪ Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students...

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BASES


actinomyces
ˌæktɪnəʊˈmaɪsiːz
analyses
əˈnælɪsiːz
appendices
əˈpendɪsiːz
bacteriostases
bækˌtɪərɪəʊˈsteɪsiːz
cataclases
ˌkætəˈkleɪsiːz
cicatrices
ˌsɪkəˈtraɪsiːz
conservatrices
ˌkɒnsəˈveɪtrɪsiːz
cortices
ˈkɔːtɪsiːz
crises
ˈkraɪsiːz
dominatrices
ˌdɒmɪnəˈtraɪsiːz
homeostases
ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈsteɪsiːz
homoeostases
ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈsteɪsiːz
hypotheses
haɪˈpɒθɪsiːz
lyses
ˈlaɪsiːz
oases
əʊˈeɪsiːz
paralyses
pəˈrælɪsiːz
Pisces
ˈpaɪsiːz
saccharomyces
ˌsækərəʊˈmaɪsiːz
syntheses
ˈsɪnθɪsiːz
vortices
ˈvɔːtɪsiːz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BASES

baselard
baseless
baselessly
baselessness
baseline
baseline cost
baseliner
basely
baseman
basemen
basement
basement apartment
basement flat
basementless
baseness
basenji
baseplate
baserunner
baserunning

WORDS THAT END LIKE BASES

amoebiases
anabases
catabases
crases
diastases
emphases
entases
hypostases
iconostases
kinetic theory of gases
Manases
metastases
myiases
onchocerciases
parabases
periphrases
protases
schistosomiases
telangiectases
trichomoniases

Synonyms and antonyms of bases in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BASES»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «bases» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of bases

Translation of «bases» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BASES

Find out the translation of bases to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bases from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bases» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

基地
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bases
570 millions of speakers

English

bases
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कुर्सियां
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قواعد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

основы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bases
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘাঁটি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bases
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pangkalan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Grundlagen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

拠点
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhasar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

căn cứ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தளங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पायांवर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bazlar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

basi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

podstawy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

основи
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

baze
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βάσεις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

basisse
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

baser
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

baser
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bases

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BASES»

The term «bases» is very widely used and occupies the 5.929 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BASES» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bases

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10 QUOTES WITH «BASES»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bases.
1
Wayne Allard
The successful establishment of a buffer zone around Fort Carson will provide an example for other bases around the country as we seek to protect the training mission of the U.S. military while preserving critical habitats on our ranges.
2
Laurie Anderson
If there are bases on the moon, that would be the end of the moon as we know it.
3
Joaquin Andujar
If I was crazy, I'd throw the ball into the stands with the bases loaded. Now, that's crazy. If I was stupid, I'd throw the ball into center field with the bases loaded and a 3-2 count on the hitter. Now, that's stupid.
4
Dierks Bentley
My dad and grandpa were in the army and as a country singer you're constantly playing at military bases all across the country and meeting soldiers and their families and hearing their stories.
5
Sydney Brenner
I went in with Jack and Leslie, into this room that was lined with brick, and there on the side I can remember very clearly was this small model with plates for the bases - the original model with everything screwed together.
6
Lou Brock
Stealing bases was put to me almost as a prerequisite for staying in the game. They didn't give me a handbook on how to do it; they said do it. Under those conditions you go out and develop your own handbook.
7
Charles Comiskey
I had some great pitchers while in St. Louis. At first, they only 'pitched' the ball fifty feet. They had an allowance of six bases on balls, which was neutralized to some extent by four strikes. Later on, the 'throw' became a free-for-all, overhand, or any style the pitcher chose.
8
Carl Crawford
Stealing bases is just something I like to do. I figure if I can hit home runs and steal bases, I'd be different than everybody else.
9
Francis Crick
It is one of the more striking generalizations of biochemistry - which surprisingly is hardly ever mentioned in the biochemical textbooks - that the twenty amino acids and the four bases, are, with minor reservations, the same throughout Nature.
10
Francis Crick
Attempts have been made from a study of the changes produced by mutation to obtain the relative order of the bases within various triplets, but my own view is that these are premature until there is more extensive and more reliable data on the composition of the triplets.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BASES»

Discover the use of bases in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bases and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Bananas, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of ...
Originally published under title: Bananas, beaches & bases.
Cynthia H. Enloe, 2000
2
A Natural History of Rape: Biological Bases of Sexual Coercion
A biologist and an anthropologist use evolutionary biology to explain the causes and inform the prevention of rape.
Randy Thornhill, Craig T. Palmer, 2001
3
Trading Bases: How a Wall Street Trader Made a Fortune ...
Here is the story of how Joe Peta turned fantasy baseball into a dream come true. Joe Peta turned his back on his Wall Street trading career to pursue an ingenious—and incredibly risky—dream.
Joe Peta, 2013
4
Acids and Bases
Takes a closer look at acids and bases and how they play key roles in our lives.
Kristi Lew, 2009
5
Acids and Bases
An introduction to acids and bases.
Lynnette Brent, 2008
6
An Introduction to Frames and Riesz Bases
This is the first comprehensive book to focus on the general properties and interplay of frames and Riesz bases, emphasizing their mathematical aspects.
Ole Christensen, 2003
7
Organizations in Action: Social Science Bases of ...
This classic work is of continuing value to organizational and management specialists, behavioral scientists, sociologists, administrators, and policymakers.
James D. Thompson, 2011
8
Behavioral Expressions and Biosocial Bases of Sensation Seeking
This book is concerned with a trait that describes variations in the need for novel and intense stimulation and its expression in risky kinds of behaviour.
Marvin Zuckerman, 1994
9
Frames and Bases: An Introductory Course
Based on a streamlined presentation of the author's previous work, An Introduction to Frames and Riesz Bases, this new textbook fills a gap in the literature, developing frame theory as part of a dialogue between mathematicians and ...
Ole Christensen, 2008
10
Stolen Bases: Why American Girls Don't Play Baseball
A revealing look at the history of women's exclusion from America's national pastime
Jennifer Ring, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BASES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bases is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Angels' Mike Trout stealing fewer bases amid Albert Pujols' hot streak
That put Trout on pace for 31 stolen bases, which would have been a considerable jump from his 16 stolen bases in 2014. The Angels, who ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
2
Bases Covered: Should A-Rod be an All-Star?
With the Mariners recently designating 37-year-old utility man Willie Bloomquist for assignment, one writer wonders: What's the real value of a ... «Sportsnet.ca, Jul 15»
3
Inpatient workload trails at bases
The inpatient workload at many bases is a readiness concern, which the surgeons general of Army, Navy and Air Force are trying to address ... «Clovis News Journal, Jul 15»
4
Confirmed: Secret US Bases in Somalia, US Boots on the Ground
Somalia is such a place, but that hasn't stopped the U.S. Defense Department from setting up bases and deploying troops in that country. «The New American, Jul 15»
5
Outdoors with Bud Covering the bases early
While I am seriously in full fishing mode, I cannot disregard the temptation to visit the woods. My longtime friend and hunting partner, Big Ed ... «Kokomo Perspective, Jul 15»
6
US Senator McCain in Kabul, Asks US Bases Remain
He wants the U.S. to maintain a much higher force level of up to 6,000 members, and keep the military bases in Bagram and Kandahar open. «Voice of America, Jul 15»
7
Around the bases: This week in MLB
Around the bases: This week in MLB .... from the Brewers; June 27, 2015 | Around the bases: This week in MLB; June 20, 2015 | Getting good ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jul 15»
8
Couple weds at home plate, runs the bases as they start their …
Brandy Miller has her photo taken on home plate before her wedding. Brandy Miller and Jason Ligon said their vows in a baseball themed ... «OregonLive.com, Jul 15»
9
Miami Marlins' Jeff Baker learned baseball on military bases
As a child raised in a military family, Baker learned baseball the unconventional way while bouncing around bases across the globe. «FOXSports.com, Jul 15»
10
Covering the Bases: Medicare preventive visit helps create plan to …
I just enrolled in Medicare and was reading about the Welcome to Medicare preventive visit. Is this a routine physical and routine blood work? «CapitalGazette.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bases [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bases>. Sep 2019 ».
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