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Everything Ticketmaster stands for is what we're fighting against. They're just a small cog in a machine where the artist is at the bottom.
Jeff Ament

Meaning of "bottom" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOTTOM

Old English botm; related to Old Norse botn, Old High German bodam, Latin fundus, Greek puthmēn.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOTTOM

bottom  [ˈbɒtəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOTTOM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bottom is a verb and can also act as a noun and an adjective.
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.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb bottom in English.

WHAT DOES BOTTOM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bottom in the English dictionary

The first definition of bottom in the dictionary is the lowest, deepest, or farthest removed part of a thing. Other definition of bottom is the least important or successful position. Bottom is also the ground underneath a sea, lake, or river.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BOTTOM

PRESENT

Present
I bottom
you bottom
he/she/it bottoms
we bottom
you bottom
they bottom
Present continuous
I am bottoming
you are bottoming
he/she/it is bottoming
we are bottoming
you are bottoming
they are bottoming
Present perfect
I have bottomed
you have bottomed
he/she/it has bottomed
we have bottomed
you have bottomed
they have bottomed
Present perfect continuous
I have been bottoming
you have been bottoming
he/she/it has been bottoming
we have been bottoming
you have been bottoming
they have been bottoming
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I bottomed
you bottomed
he/she/it bottomed
we bottomed
you bottomed
they bottomed
Past continuous
I was bottoming
you were bottoming
he/she/it was bottoming
we were bottoming
you were bottoming
they were bottoming
Past perfect
I had bottomed
you had bottomed
he/she/it had bottomed
we had bottomed
you had bottomed
they had bottomed
Past perfect continuous
I had been bottoming
you had been bottoming
he/she/it had been bottoming
we had been bottoming
you had been bottoming
they had been bottoming
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will bottom
you will bottom
he/she/it will bottom
we will bottom
you will bottom
they will bottom
Future continuous
I will be bottoming
you will be bottoming
he/she/it will be bottoming
we will be bottoming
you will be bottoming
they will be bottoming
Future perfect
I will have bottomed
you will have bottomed
he/she/it will have bottomed
we will have bottomed
you will have bottomed
they will have bottomed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been bottoming
you will have been bottoming
he/she/it will have been bottoming
we will have been bottoming
you will have been bottoming
they will have been bottoming
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would bottom
you would bottom
he/she/it would bottom
we would bottom
you would bottom
they would bottom
Conditional continuous
I would be bottoming
you would be bottoming
he/she/it would be bottoming
we would be bottoming
you would be bottoming
they would be bottoming
Conditional perfect
I would have bottom
you would have bottom
he/she/it would have bottom
we would have bottom
you would have bottom
they would have bottom
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been bottoming
you would have been bottoming
he/she/it would have been bottoming
we would have been bottoming
you would have been bottoming
they would have been bottoming
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you bottom
we let´s bottom
you bottom
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to bottom
Past participle
bottomed
Present Participle
bottoming
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOTTOM


atom
ˈætəm
autumn
ˈɔːtəm
bantam
ˈbæntəm
Chatham
ˈtʃætəm
custom
ˈkʌstəm
datum
ˈdeɪtəm
dictum
ˈdɪktəm
ecosystem
ˈiːkəʊˌsɪstəm
item
ˈaɪtəm
momentum
məʊˈmɛntəm
phantom
ˈfæntəm
quantum
ˈkwɒntəm
rock-bottom
ˌrɒkˈbɒtəm
substratum
sʌbˈstrɑːtəm
subsystem
ˈsʌbˌsɪstəm
symptom
ˈsɪmptəm
system
ˈsɪstəm
Tatum
ˈteɪtəm
totem
ˈtəʊtəm
ultimatum
ˌʌltɪˈmeɪtəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOTTOM

bottling plant
bottom dead centre
bottom drawer
bottom end
bottom feeder
bottom fisher
bottom fishing
bottom gear
bottom house
bottom line
bottom out
bottom-up
bottom-up processing
bottomer
bottoming
bottomland
bottomless
bottomlessly
bottomlessness
bottommost

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOTTOM

accustom
anti-atom
at bottom
black bottom
Bytom
Chrysostom
diatom
Euratom
fantom
Foggy Bottom
front bottom
heteroatom
John Chrysostom
long tom
mestom
rock bottom
sulphur-bottom
tom
tom-tom
touch bottom

Synonyms and antonyms of bottom in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BOTTOM»

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

Translation of «bottom» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOTTOM

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

Translator English - Chinese

底部的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

inferior
570 millions of speakers

English

bottom
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नीचे
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أَسْفَل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нижний
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

inferior
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

inférieur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

bawah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

unterer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

底の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

바닥의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngisor
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thấp nhất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கீழே
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

alt
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

inferiore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dolny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нижній
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

inferior
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κατώτατος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onderkant
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

lägsta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

underste
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bottom

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOTTOM»

The term «bottom» is very widely used and occupies the 2.290 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOTTOM» OVER TIME

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

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «BOTTOM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bottom.
1
Bryan Adams
I got in trouble with the police, and that was a rude awakening. That was it. I'd seen the bottom of the pit, and it was time to scrape myself out of it.
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Jeff Ament
Everything Ticketmaster stands for is what we're fighting against. They're just a small cog in a machine where the artist is at the bottom.
3
Adrienne Bailon
Do you know how many times my career has been close to rock bottom? Each time, I was like, 'Girl, figure it out. Reinvent yourself.' Just the other day, I was having lunch with my mom, and she said, 'You've taught me so much. You are so resilient.'
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Honore de Balzac
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
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Warren Bennis
Leaders keep their eyes on the horizon, not just on the bottom line.
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Warren Bennis
The manager has his eye on the bottom line; the leader has his eye on the horizon.
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Terry Bradshaw
Bottom line is, if you turn the ball over to a team that isn't as good, you then have brought them up to your level.
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Max Brooks
The bottom line is I'm a slow zombie guy - I'm always a slow zombie guy but I also know I'm in the minority.
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Matt Cartwright
The bottom line is that weather events not only threaten private property and family budgets, but they also can decimate public resources and government coffers.
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Michael Chertoff
But I think the bottom line right now is to take the constructive criticism and use that to build toward, as I say, the hurricane season that is 100 days away. And we don't have a lot of time to waste before we start to address that next set of challenges.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOTTOM»

Discover the use of bottom in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bottom and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing ...
The Bottom Billion is an elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty. It was hailed as "the best non-fiction book so far this year" by Nicholas Kristoff of The New York Times.
Paul Collier, 2008
2
The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid
Prahalad describes how the world's low-income markets offer opportunity for the world's wealthiest companies to seek fortune and bring prosperity to the poor.
C. K. Prahalad, 2006
3
Bottom Soils, Sediment, and Pond Aquaculture
The importance of soils in pond management will be illustrated with an example from pond fertilization and another from aeration. Pond fertilization may not produce phytoplankton blooms in acidic ponds.
Claude E. Boyd, 1995
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Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line: The Marketing of ...
The Marketing of Higher Education David L. KIRP, David L Kirp. in conventional courses. A generation earlier, in the best-seller Megatrends, John Naisbitt had made the same point: “Whenever new technology is introduced into society, there  ...
David L. KIRP, David L Kirp, 2009
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The Green Bottom Line: Environmental Accounting for ...
The US Environmental Protection Agency has also done considerable work on models designed to understand the "full costs" of pollution control investments, with the aim of demonstrating that – when these are properly considered – ...
Martin Bennett, Peter James, 1998
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Detroit: The Black Bottom Community
Because of the stringent racism and discrimination in housing, blacks migrating from the South seeking employment in Detroit's burgeoning industrial metropolis were forced to live in this former European immigrant community.
Jeremy Williams, 2009
7
The Triple Bottom Line: Does It All Add Up
This collection provides a review of what has already been achieved in stimulating change in corporate culture and bringing businesses to an appreciation of the importance and benefits of corporate social responsibility.
Adrian Henriques, Julie Richardson, 2013
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The Triple Bottom Line: How Today's Best-Run Companies Are ...
Praise for The Triple Bottom Line "Whether you are a corporate manager, investor, consumer, or public official, this book will change your view of how corporations can succeed for themselves and for society.
Andrew Savitz, 2012
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Faces at the Bottom of the Well: The Permanence of Racism
A sobering assessment of racism in America concludes that it is such an integral part of American life that Blacks have little hope of ever succeeding
Derrick A. Bell, 1992
10
The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid, Revised and ...
Five years after its first publication, this book's ideas are no longer "theory": they are proven, profitable reality.
C.K. Prahalad, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOTTOM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bottom is used in the context of the following news items.
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Justin Bieber strips down to his bare bottom in Instagram post
It's Bieber in the buff. In a post on Instagram, Justin Bieber, 21, bares it all on a boat while visiting what appears to be paradise. Standing ... «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
2
Why a Meaningful Boost for Those at the Bottom Requires Help …
Just about every high-profile politician in the country today says income inequality is a problem. And while those from the center-left to the far ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
3
Wellington firefighters save upstairs unit as fire engulfs bottom flat
Firefighters have saved a second storey Wellington flat from being swallowed by flames after the flat below went up in smoke. Central fire ... «The Dominion Post, Jul 15»
4
SAExploration (SAEX) Announces Completion of First Major Deep …
SAExploration (NASDAQ: SAEX) announced that it has successfully completed its first major deep water ocean-bottom marine seismic project. «StreetInsider.com, Jul 15»
5
Secret Fit Model Claims She Has the Best Bottom in the Fashion …
Secret Fit Model Claims She Has the Best Bottom in the Fashion Industry. More. Natasha Wagner, one of the world's most in-demand fit models, ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
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Bottom Line
... • MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS. Charter Communications, in the midst of plans to merge with Time Warner Cable, is stocking up on lobby ... «The Hill, Jul 15»
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Aldi set to open first four Bottom Dollars
Aldi said it plans to open a total of 24 new stores in the Philadelphia marketing area by the end of the year, 21 of which will be in former Bottom ... «Supermarket News, Jul 15»
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Woman dies after weekend car crash on Walnut Bottom Road
CARLISLE — A woman has died following a weekend car crash in the 400 block of Walnut Bottom Road near Carlisle. Alisha Cromer, 29, no ... «The Sentinel, Jul 15»
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Puppy who fell to the bottom of a 75-foot well rescued
The dog was standing by a well in Santillan's yard, and after walking over he realized there was a second dog trapped down the bottom of the ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
10
Lev: Spurned, bottom-feeding Lakers remain the talk of the town
Win or lose, the Lakers attract attention, as evidenced last week when they introduced draft picks D'Angelo Russell, third from right, Anthony ... «OCRegister, Jul 15»
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