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    Definition of foundations in English Dictionary

  • NounBFfoundation
    1. plural of foundation.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • In order to lay a foundation for the witness to describe the murder, the prosecutor first had to show that the witness was present when the murder occurred.
        • “Marge Gets A Job” opens with the foundation of the Simpson house tilting perilously to one side, making the family homestead look like the suburban equivalent of the Leaning Tower Of Pisa.
        • The building was erected in two years, at the parochial expence, on the foundation of the former one, which was irreparably damaged by the hurricane of Auguſt, 1712.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Further, in making him a slave, he does not merely unhumanize one individual, but UNIVERSAL MAN. He destroys the foundations.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en foundation
      2. fr fondations
      3. fr fondation
      4. en mundations
      5. en inundations
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      Meaning of foundations for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "foundations" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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