Synonyms of basics in English:


See UK English definition of basic

plural noun

1‘having learnt the basics of dinghy sailing, the next stage is to join a sailing club’

fundamentals, essentials, rudiments, principles, first principles, foundations, preliminaries, groundwork
essence, basis, core, kernel, nub, marrow, meat, crux, bedrock
facts, hard facts, practicalities, realities
sine qua non
informal nitty-gritty, brass tacks, nuts and bolts, ABC