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Example sentences for basest

We use war to express our basest desires for power and control at the expense of our humanity.
The basest charges were brought against the professional sonneteer.
The statement reflects a lack of curiosity that ran throughout society at that time, from the basest peasant to the highest noble.
It is not only offensive and degrading but panders to the basest thoughts and fears of the public.
And he has done so while at the same time paying for television time to cater to some of the basest elements in politics today.
The atrocities described to me distill evil to its basest form.

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