Synonyms of basis in English:

basis


See definition of basis

noun

1‘the factual basis for his criticism’

SYNONYMS

foundation, support, base, footing

reasoning, rationale, defence

reason, grounds, justification, rationalization, motive, motivation, cause

2‘the White Paper formed the basis of the Consumer Credit Act’

SYNONYMS

starting point, base, point of departure, beginning, premise

fundamental point, fundamental principle, principal constituent, main ingredient, cornerstone, core, heart, thrust, essence, kernel, nub, underpinning, groundwork

3‘those who are studying on a part-time basis’

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footing, condition, status, position

arrangement, system, method, procedure, way