Definition: basic elements, skills, or principles
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): basics, essentials
Antonym(s): options, trivialities
1. If you want to earn a living as a poker player, you need to learn the rudiments of the game.
2. Immigrants must learn the rudiments of English if they want to speak the language properly.
3. Once I learn the rudiments of writing code, I’ll be able to create my own mobile application.