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  Words related to fundament

Related / Similar Words: foundation, base, foot, groundwork, substructure, understructure, buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, basis, cornerstone

 

Definition:
  • lowest support of a structure; "it was built on a base of solid rock"; "he stood at the foot of the tower";
  • the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?";
  • the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained; "the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture";

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    Hyponyms: bed, raft foundation, meat and potatoes

     

    Part Meronyms: structure, construction, torso, trunk, body, explanation

     

    Derivational Morphology: establish, base, ground, found

     

     
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