How to say basic in Spanish translation? Basic is an English word which means having the properties of foundation or starting point. The word basic is also used for things that are very common and readily available. Another definition of basic is having the properties of base. Anything that has a pH level higher than 7 is called basic.
What is the word for Basic in Spanish?
The Spanish word for basic is ‘básico’.
Example: the sentence ‘He is unable to cover his basic needs, because he is jobless’ is translated in Spanish as ‘No puede cubrir sus necesidades básicas porque no tiene trabajo’.