Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “foundation” en inglés

See all translations

foundation

noun  /fɑʊnˈdeɪ·ʃən/ us  

foundation noun (BASE)

[C] the base that is built below the surface of the ground to support a building: a concrete foundation fig. The two leaders have laid the foundations of a new era of cooperation between their countries.

foundation noun (ACT OF ESTABLISHING)

[U] the act of establishing an organization, state, etc.: The foundation of the children’s home was made possible by a generous contributor.

foundation noun (SUPPORT)

[U] a fact, idea, etc. that provides support for something: These charges are completely without foundation (= false).

foundation noun (ORGANIZATION)

[C] an organization that has been established to provide financial support for activities and groups that are useful or helpful: the Ford Foundation
Traducciones de “foundation”
en coreano 설립…
en árabe أساسات…
en portugués alicerce, base, fundação…
en catalán fonaments…
en japonés (建物の)基礎…
en italiano base, fondamenta…
en chino (tradicionál) 開始, 創建, 建立…
en ruso основа, фундамент, основание…
en turco temel, esas, asıl…
en chino (simplificado) 开始, 创建, 建立…
en polaco podstawa, podwalina, założenie…
(Definition of foundation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de foundation
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “foundation” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

past participle

the form of a verb, usually made by adding -ed, used in some grammatical structures such as the passive and the present perfect

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más