Translation of "foundation" - English-Turkish dictionary

foundation

noun uk us /faʊnˈdeɪʃən/
IDEA [ C ]

the idea or principle that something is based on

temel, esas, asıl
Jefferson's document formed the foundation of a new nation.
STARTING [ U ]

when an organization, state, or country is established

kurma, kuruluş, tesis
the foundation of a new state
ORGANIZATION [ C ]

an organization that gives money for a particular purpose

vakıf
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

temel
concrete foundations
MAKE-UP [ U ]

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

makyaj, fondöten
be without foundation; have no foundation

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

hiç bir temele/esasa dayanmayan, temelsiz, asılsız, kanıtı olmayan
The allegations are completely without foundation.

(Translation of “foundation” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)