foundations[ foun-dey-shuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF foundations
Synonyms for foundations
- bottom line
- brass tacks
- nuts and bolts
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOUNDATIONS
Kingozi's present job was to lay the foundations for this friendship.
It is affected with incurable marasmus, because its foundations are laid in error.
Or, more probably, pity had not come in to undermine the foundations.
Then, I said, our guardians must lay the foundations of their fortress in music?
Many who have pursued it far into detail have never examined the foundations on which it rests.
With a geometry of sunbeams the soul lays the foundations of nature.
The foundations have broken up on which the ancient despotisms were founded.
There is no cross in our foundations, and we have built on a worldly footing.
So he fetched a sigh that sounded as if 'twas racking loose the foundations and commenced.
But the hand of God seemed to be over him, and his soul was shaken to its foundations.