basisnoun [ C ]uk /ˈbeɪ.sɪs/ us /ˈbeɪ.sɪs/ plural bases uk /-siːz/ us
basis noun [ C ] (IMPORTANT FACTS)
- This information formed the basis of the report.
- Let's assume that they're coming and make plans on that basis.
- I suggest that we meet on a regular basis to discuss progress.
- Discrimination on the basis of race, gender, age or disability is not allowed.
- The initial negotiations are seen as laying the basis for more detailed talks.
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