Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary
English - Vietnamese Dictionary
foundation /faun'deiʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự thành lập, sự sáng lập, sự thiết lập
    • tổ chức (học viện, nhà thương... do một quỹ tư cấp tiền)
    • nền móng
      • to lay the foundation of something: đặt nền móng cho cái gì
    • căn cứ, cơ sở, nền tảng
      • the report has no foundation: bản báo cáo không có cơ s
Concise Dictionary
+the basis on which something is grounded
+an institution supported by an endowment
+the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained
+lowest support of a structure
+education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge
+a woman's undergarment worn to give shape to the contours of the body
+the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 basis, base, substructure, understructure, underpinning, bottom, foot, basement, cellar:
This foundation is of stone.
2 basis, base, fundamental, (underlying or fundamental) principle, grounds, groundwork, rationale, raison d'être, purpose:
Their morality finds its foundations in Judaeo-Christian culture.
3 founding, establishment, instituting, institution, creation, origination, setting up, organizing, organization, inauguration, endowment:
We voted for the foundation of an institute to study the English language.

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