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British English: /faʊnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /faʊnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of foundation in French:


  • 1 (base) (man-made)
    [figurative] (of society, culture, belief)
    mpl of, for de
    to lay the foundations for something
    poser les fondations de quelque chose
    jeter les fondements de quelque chose
    to rock ou shake something to its foundations
    fait trembler quelque chose jusque dans ses fondations
    ébranler quelque chose jusque dans ses fondements
  • 2 [figurative] (truth) See examples: without foundation
    sans fondement
    there is no foundation in the report that …
    il n'y a aucun fondement dans le rapport selon lequel …

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