Pronunciation:  US [ˈbæz(ə)l] UK ['bæz(ə)l]
  • n.Basil (leaf green fragrance, used in cooking)
  • WebBasil; Basil; basil leaves

This page is created to explain what the meaning of basil is. Here, you can find complete definitions of basil in English and other 40 languages. First of all, you can listen to the pronunciations of basil in American English and British English by clicking the audio icons. Next, we list the most popular web definitions of basil. Though they may not be accurate, but represent the most up-to-date explanations in the Internet age. Furthermore, we list other words that have the same meanings as basil. In addition to synonyms, major antonyms for basil are also listed. For detailed word list, you can click tabs to switch between synonyms and antonyms. More importantly, you will see the tab of 'Definitions in English' where the dictionary provides the accurate meanings of basil. Thirdly, we list other word forms of basil: noun, adjective, verb, and adverb. Fourth, we are giving example sentences that contain basil. These sentences show how you can use the English word of basil in a real sentence. Fifth, to help you better understand the definitions of basil, we also present three images to illustrate what basil really means. Finally, we are listing English words that start with basil, English words that contain basil, and English words that end with basil.