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noun [plural] British English pronunciation: basics /ˈbeɪsɪks/
  1. 1

    the basics

    the most important aspects or principles of something that you should learn, think about, or deal with first

    Let's start with the basics – you've got a good job and a nice home.

    basics of:

    The basics of the game can be learned very quickly.

  2. 2
    simple necessary things

    Shopping for basics like bread and vegetables takes all their money.

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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