Synonyms and Antonyms of footing
an immaterial thing upon which something else rests
- Your donations help provide the charity with a firm financial footing for its work.
base, basis, bedrock, bottom, cornerstone, foundation, ground, groundwork, keystone, root, underpinning, warp, warp and woof
anchorage, bed, brace, bulwark, buttress, framework, infrastructure, mount, prop, shore, stay, substratum, substructure, support
assumption, justification, premise (also premiss), presumption, presupposition, rationale, supposition, theory, thesis, warrant
backbone, center, core, cornerstone, eye, focus, heart, hub, kernel, keystone, nucleus, seat
essence, quintessence, soul, touchstone
position with regard to conditions and circumstances
- The village's two churches are on a friendly footing.
the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement
- You'll have to work hard to get a better footing in the company.
degree, echelon, level, place, position, rank, ranking, reach(es), rung, situation, standing, station, status, stratum