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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a despicable, ignoble manner.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : hastily composed of base materials. ,an attempt to eliminate the base coinage. ,base language. ,base servitude. ,the base tones...
  • For the Baronne o 'Braikley, who basely was slayn!
  • In battle's heated fray; but should be basely drowned!
  • Of a surety ye must be glad, who have basely slain honour for more
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