(n) A word to describe anyone who is not up to your group's standards in any category. Everything they do is just sub-standard quality and falls short to the quality level of your group.


Jackie - "Are these girls dancing or having seizures?"

Natalie - "Basics everywhere"


Natalie - "Wow, that bitch is extremely rude and snobby"

Jackie - "Basic bitch honey. Basic bitch."
by nonbasic August 12, 2013
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A person who has failed to develop their own personal tastes and therefore has adopted boring, conformist, tastes. A basic person is only interested in things that are mainstream , popular, and trending and they will dress , act, behave similar to how others do. A basic person has no defining characteristics and is devoid of intelligence and/or the ability to socialize on a very basic level.
Are you a YouTuber? Ew that's so basic!

I tried having a conversation with her for 10 minutes but it was impossible! She's so boring and basic!

Person 1: hey guys do you like my most recent YouTube video?
Person 2: Ew I'm not watching your videos they're basic just like you!
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The first easy-to-use programming language made in the 1960s when Microcomputers made their debut. A very easy language to grasp. The language practically paths out commands for a computer to do. It is very capable of performing mathematics which are the main basis for Microprocessing.
Print "Hello world!"
goto start
"Result - "Hello world" being typed on the screen in an infinite loop"
by Mike Gowland July 29, 2004
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A person with little personality or substance, often used in the context 'Basic White Girl' valley girl
Sarah: 'Nicole is such a basic white girl, I hear she goes to Starbucks, like, everyday'
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1. Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code: A line-oriented, limited programming language invented in the 1960s for the purpose of teaching university students to program computers.

Each line of BASIC code must be preceded by a number, which serves as a label for the GOTO statement.

The type of a BASIC variable is determined by a suffix. For example, A$ is a string, while A% is an integer.

2. Any programming language that borrows a few things from BASIC, even if it is also heavily influenced by other programming languages, such as Pascal. Includes QBASIC, FreeBASIC, PureBASIC, Visual Basic, and DarkBASIC, and other similar programming languages. These BASICs frequently add support for functions and user-defined types, and they also frequently don't allow user-defined types or arrays to be passed as arguments to functions.

Such languages are typically surrounded by communities that eschew the sort of structured programming that is mandatory in the majority of other programming languages. As such, parallel arrays are preferred over user-defined types, GOSUB statements are preferred over functions, single-line IF statements in conjunction with GOTO are popular even in BASICs that support block IF statements, and GOTO is often used when a loop statement would suffice and be more readable. Even when control structures are used, it is rare to see any sort of indentation of the code that goes within a construct. A notable exception to this tendency is the Visual Basic community.

A similar programming language is INTERCAL.
REM A typical BASIC program, in a typical sense-2 dialect of BASIC
GOSUB CheckName
IF NameOK% = 1 THEN GOTO Good
PRINT "Are you sure you're not somebody else?"
REM We don't need no stinkin' indentation!
FOR N = 1 TO 7
GOTO Terminus
IF A$ = "Osama bin Laden" THEN RETURN
NameOK% = 1
DATA 77,65,76,65,82,73,65
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Likened to children, a 'basic' is a term used to describe someone with attributes of idiocy, foolishness and child-like behaviour. A 'basic' commonly has little to no intelligence, and struggles to break social barriers. A 'basic' often reverts to exaggeration and deceit to over come these social barriers and gain a mild sense of acceptance within his/her friendship circles.
Mr Jones: 'I love my barbie doll she so poe'

Mrs Smith: ' You are ridiculous, obscene and basic'

Mr Jones jnr: 'Daddy I want a car and I want it now!'
Mr Jones snr: 'Shut up you spoilt child, I hate your basic demands'
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