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only interested in things mainstream, popular, and trending
Omg BAE is so basic. all she wants to do is drink pumpkin spice lattes and play candy crush.
by itsmeeeeeyo January 03, 2015
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1. Used to describe someone devoid of defining characteristics that might make a person interesting, extraordinary, or just simply worth devoting time or attention to.

2. Lacking intelligence and unable to socialize on even an elementary level.

3. Annoyingly frustrating because of the above
Oh her? Don't even worry about her, girl. She's so basic.

I tried to get to know him, but after I spent 10 minutes with him, I realized he was too basic for me to waste time on.

Is there anything unique or special about her? I have a feeling she's pretty basic...

He's probably the dumbest person on earth. Too basic to even carry on a semi-intelligent conversation.

I cannot deal with basic people. I get so frustrated by their basicness!
by wowlancer April 03, 2013
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It fucking means it has a pH above 7.
John: "Look at that sodium hydroxide eat away at that aluminum. What a strong basic and caustic compound."

Ashley: "Oh my god. That totally reminds me of Jessica. She's so basic, the other day she was wearing yoga pants and wearing uggs and drinking a starbucks and talking on her iphone and..."

John: "Shut up bitch, and learn proper English."
by rogerthewhale October 25, 2014
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of or relating to a chemical composition which is alkali: with a pH above neutral.
calcium carbonate must be added to the soil to increase it's alkalinity.
by schorts April 26, 2004
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An adjective used to describe any person, place, activity involving obscenely obvious behavior, dress, action.

Unsophisticated.

Transparent motives.
Pat was trying to fuck that drunk girl - so basic.

Shelby was showing off her tits for attention - fucking basic.
by Keyser October 30, 2006
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Something that is uninteresting, vapid, boring, or uncool.

A waste of time, energy, or money. The opposite of fun, intrigue, and justice.
That is so basic.

Basic Cable vs. Premium Cable

Don't come this party is basic.
by LynnG June 16, 2010
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Someone who is Basic is a total follower; a person that cannot make their own decisions or think for themselves. They are usually a townie who, in the unlikely event gets up enough courage to leave town, will no doubt be back within a year when they can’t cut it and are eaten alive. There is nothing standout about this person, as they like whatever is “cool” and mainstream at the time be it fashion, music, TV shows, etc. This dull, shell of a person participates in “group think” even as an adult. A Basic Bitch most likely wears leggings as pants, loves Starbucks, and watches shows like “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and “Real Housewives.” A Basic Bro (who is also a Bitch) can be seen sporting the bro-uniform blue button downs, “loves sports,” listens to Country (because it’s “cool” now), and reads Maxim.
Check out that pack of Basic Bro's wearing the same blue button down. They must have gotten dressed together this morning.
by scrotey13 May 19, 2015
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