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1. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] in accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle.

Synonyms

  • systematic
  • regularity
  • official
  • stock
  • timed
  • symmetric
  • prescribed
  • first-string
  • lawful
  • weak
  • rhythmical
  • standard
  • uniform
  • rhythmic
  • symmetrical
  • rule-governed

Antonyms

  • irregularity
  • irregular
  • asymmetrical
  • unsystematic

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with On A Regular Basis

  • racists
  • oasis

Example sentences of the word on-a-regular-basis


1. Noun Phrase
Ingesting certain foods and drinks on a regular basis can cause teeth to take on a yellowish appearance.

2. Noun Phrase
Men in Hawaii wear flowery Aloha shirts on a regular basis, even for work.

3. Noun Phrase
Replace the water on a regular basis, preferably weekly.

2. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] often used as intensifiers.

Synonyms

  • veritable

Antonyms

  • informal
  • secondary

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

3. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] conforming to a standard or pattern.

Antonyms

  • overstock

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

4. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] regularly scheduled for fixed times.

Antonyms

  • perpendicular

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

5. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] in accord with regular practice or procedure.

Antonyms

  • disorganized

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

6. basis

noun. ['ˈbeɪsəs, ˈbeɪsɪs'] a relation that provides the foundation for something.

Synonyms

  • ground
  • common ground
  • footing

Antonyms

  • superior
  • finish
  • overgarment
  • good fortune

Etymology

  • basis (Latin)
  • βάσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. basis

noun. ['ˈbeɪsəs, ˈbeɪsɪs'] the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained.

Synonyms

  • cornerstone
  • fundament
  • foundation
  • supposition
  • explanation
  • supposal
  • groundwork
  • assumption
  • meat and potatoes

Antonyms

  • noble
  • incidental
  • genuine
  • legitimate

Etymology

  • basis (Latin)
  • βάσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

9. on

adjective. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

10. A

noun. a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation.

Synonyms

  • micromicron
  • micromillimeter
  • millimicron
  • picometer
  • nanometer
  • metric linear unit
  • micromillimetre
  • picometre
  • nanometre
  • angstrom unit
  • angstrom
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