Translation of "foundation" - English-Polish dictionary

foundation

noun uk us /faʊnˈdeɪʃən/
IDEA [ C ]

the idea or principle that something is based on

podstawa, podwalina
Jefferson's document formed the foundation of a new nation.
STARTING [ U ]

when an organization, state, or country is established

założenie, utworzenie
the foundation of a new state
ORGANIZATION [ C ]

an organization that gives money for a particular purpose

fundacja
the Mental Health Foundation
foundations [ plural ] UK ( US foundation [ C ])

the part of a building, road, bridge, etc that is under the ground and supports it

fundament, fundamenty
concrete foundations
MAKE-UP [ U ]

make-up that is worn all over the face to give it a smooth appearance

podkład (pod makijaż)
be without foundation; have no foundation

If something is without foundation, there is no proof that it is true.

być bezpodstawnym
The allegations are completely without foundation.

(Translation of “foundation” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)