foundations


foundations
foundations [plural]
PROPERTY the structures below the surface of the ground which support a building: »

The foundations will have to be reinforced to prevent the house from sinking further into the ground.

the basic ideas or structures from which something important develops: the foundations of sth »

One of the foundations of democracy is a fair trial.

lay/establish/build the foundations for sth »

The company says it is 'laying the foundations for future success'.

firm/solid/strong foundations »

From firm foundations we will continue to grow the business.

Main Entry: foundation

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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