Antonyms for based

unsettled, unsupported.

Quotes of based

  1. Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That's why true love is never based as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange. – Mortimer Adler
  2. I think it's really terrifying that a country based on the foundations and ideals of God, is now systematically removing God from everything. Everything! – Stephen Baldwin
  3. Action based only on principles isn't always good even if it feels good. – John Chancellor
  4. I had been impressed by the fact that biological systems were based on molecular machines and that we were learning to design and build these sorts of things. – K. Eric Drexler
  5. I jumped off the wheel of fortune because I wanted to simplify things. Now I've fulfilled my obligations to myself by making my new record. I'd like it to sell millions of copies, but my self- worth is not based on chart positions. – Roland Gift
  6. The skit was very successful based on the applause. After that show, the three of us decided to get together and try and come up with some songs that we could all participate in. – Phil Harris
  7. In the end, you make your reputation and you have your success based upon credibility and being able to provide people who are really hungry for information what they want. – Brit Hume
  8. It's the first time that I've ever had an art show based on a film, but it's a photography collage. – Val Kilmer
  9. The Church does not pretend to be scientists. It teaches based upon what science tells it. – Wellington Mara
  10. Love is based on imagination. – Olivier Martinez
  11. Actually, that's one of the things I was thinking about writing a story about me, loosely based or autobiographical. I just don't want to be like some people that are in their twenties and writing autobiographies. – Matthew McGrory
  12. Based on the laws of physics, the effect on temperature of man's contribution to atmospheric CO2 levels is minuscule and indiscernible from the natural variability caused in large part by changes in solar energy output. – Robert L. Scotto
  13. My MELD score was pretty high. And the worse you get on that scale, the sooner you get a transplant. It's based on how sick you are. And believe me, I was pretty sick. – Pat Summerall
  14. It's a miracle was the last track recorded for the album, we based it on the rhythm from the middle of 'Late Home Tonight, where there's Graham Broad playing lots and lots of drums with me shouting in the background, pretending to be a mad Arab leader. – Roger Waters
  15. Wars based on principle are far more destructive... the attacker will not destroy that which he is after. – Alan Watts

Usage examples for based

  1. But he had foolishly presumed that the question had been based on special information as to his client's visit to London, and he had told the plain truth in a very simple way. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  2. The Society is not opposed to government, but only to this Government based upon and acting for slavery. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  3. On what are they based – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy
  4. They are useless, because they are apparently based upon this supposition. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  5. The police theory is partly based on that supposition. – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
  6. They appear not to be based on the principles of the language. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  7. Hundreds of objects about you in school and at home are also based in their proportions, on the oblong. – Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7) by Hugo B. Froehlich Bonnie E. Snow
  8. It was based rather, on her childish games. – Helena Brett's Career by Desmond Coke
  9. Education has become a science, and its activities, its processes, are being based upon definite scientific principles. – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  10. My own lack of this weakness has been a mistake which might have been serious had my political power been based upon men. – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  11. Everything is movement, thought itself is a movement, upon movement nature is based – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  12. Duty is based upon a sense of justice- justice inspired by love, which is the most perfect form of goodness. – Character by Samuel Smiles
  13. Being unable to say this, I am compelled, most regretfully, to hold it probable that this series is, in the main, based on personal experience. – Oxford Lectures on Poetry by Andrew Cecil Bradley
  14. Lathes of this kind are made in various forms, but the principles of action in all are based upon the principles above described. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  15. Zwingli's opposition to the Roman Church seems to have been based at first largely on political grounds. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes
  16. Based on Kankad's, flying bombardment against Keegark, and keeping an eye out for those ships. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  17. My convictions about the invisible government are based on information which is presented in this book. – The Invisible Government by Dan Smoot
  18. An excellent discourse, based on Solomon's choice of wisdom in a dream.... – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon
  19. It is this work on which the present volume is based – The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State by Frederick Engels
  20. On what are these decisions based – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann