Definitions For Foundation

noun

  • The act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
  • Lowest support of a structure
  • A woman's undergarment worn to give shape to the contours of the body
  • The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained
  • Education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge
  • An institution supported by an endowment
  • The basis on which something is grounded
  • A usually stone or concrete structure that supports a building from underneath
  • Something (such as an idea, a principle, or a fact) that provides support for something
  • An organization that is created and supported with money that people give in order to do something that helps society

Is Foundation a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
14
Words with Friends
17

The word Foundation is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Foundation in a Sentence

  • The inspector discovered a crack in the house's foundation.
  • The book explains the moral foundations on which her political career was built.
  • These problems threaten the very foundations of modern society.

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