Synonyms and Antonyms of foundation
1 a public organization with a particular purpose or function donated to a foundation that supported cancer research Synonyms of foundation establishment, institution, instituteWords Related to foundation body, collective, group; corporation, enterprise; charity, philanthropy; think tank
2 an immaterial thing upon which something else rests she had a good enough foundation in math to pursue an economics degree Synonyms of foundation basis, bedrock, bottom, cornerstone, footing, base, ground, groundwork, keystone, root, underpinning, warp, warp and woofWords Related to foundation 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
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