There are 3 translations of base in Spanish:

base1

Pronunciation: /beɪs/

n

  • 5 (medium) paint with a water base pintura (f) al agua
  • 9 (in baseball) base (f) to be off base (AmE) (wrong) estar* equivocado (lit: in baseball) estar* fuera de (la) base to catch sb off base (AmE) (by surprise) pillar or (AmL) agarrar a algn desprevenido (lit: in baseball) pillar or (AmL) agarrar a algn fuera de (la) base to touch base I called them, just to touch base los llamé, para mantener el contacto her speech touched every base (AmE) en su discurso tocó todos los puntos de interés to reach/get to first base in sth (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] agarrarle la onda a algo (AmL) [familiar/colloquial], cogerle* el tranquillo a algo (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] to reach/get to first base with sb (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] agarrar confianza con algn (AmL) [familiar/colloquial], coger* confianza con algn (Esp)

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There are 3 translations of base in Spanish:

base2

vt

  • 1 (found) to base sth on oupon sth [opinion/conclusion] basar or fundamentar algo en algo the movie is based on a real event la película se basa or está basada en una historia real
  • 2 (locate) basar he's based in Madrid tiene su base en Madrid where are you based now? ¿dónde estás ( or vives etc) ahora?

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base3

adj (baser, basest)

  • 1.1 (unworthy) [conduct/motive/accusation] abyecto, innoble, vil 1.2 (inferior) base metal metal (m) de baja ley

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