on base

Definition of on base

baseball

  1. :  occupying one of the bases (first, second, or third) during a game There's a runner on base.

Word by Word Definitions

baseplay
  1. :  the lower part of a wall, pier, or column considered as a separate architectural feature

    :  the lower part of a complete architectural design (as of a monument)

    :  the bottom of something considered as its support :  foundation

  1. :  to make, form, or serve as a base for

    :  to find a foundation or basis for :  to find a base (see 1base 3a) for

  1. :  of little height

    :  low in place or position

    :  bass


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