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“Based” means “unapologetically themselves.”

What does based mean?

The slang term “based” refers to a person who is unapologetically true to themselves, regardless of societal norms or expectations. Such people are said to be aggressive, confident and fearless about expressing their beliefs and ideas.

The slang term originated from rapper Lil B, and it has evolved to have this meaning.

The abbreviation is not safe for children or work due to its informal nature.

Examples and other meanings

  • Your art is totally based!
    • Emotion: Happy
    • Context/intention: Someone telling another person that their artwork is beautiful.
  • I loved your presentation yesterday. It was based!
    • Emotion: Happy
    • Context/intention: Someone made a good presentation.

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