Pronunciation of Foundational
/fa͡ʊndˈe͡ɪʃənə͡l/, /fa‍ʊndˈe‍ɪʃənə‍l/, /f_aʊ_n_d_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n_əl/

Synonyms for foundational

bottom (adjective)

basal, base, basement, basic, bottom, ground, last, lowermost, lowest, nethermost, primary, radical, underlying, Undermost, meat-and-potatoes, rock-bottom.

elementary (adjective)

abcs, abecedarian, beginning, child's play, clear, duck soup, easy, elemental, essential, facile, fundamental, initial, introductory, original, plain, prefatory, preliminary, primitive, primo, rudimentary, simplex, simplified, straightforward, uncomplicated, meat and potatoes, simplest, substratal, uncomplex.

fundamental (adjective)

axiological, axiomatic, bottom, cardinal, central, constitutional, constitutive, crucial, elementary, first, indispensable, integral, intrinsic, key, major, necessary, organic, paramount, prime, primordial, principal, requisite, significant, structural, supporting, theoretical, underived, vital, Sustaining, bottom-line, substrative, grass-roots.

primary/prime (adjective)

simple, ultimate, underivative, three r's.

pure (adjective)

aboriginal, angelic, atomic, austere, bare, basal, basic, blameless, chaste, clean, clear, decent, elemental, elementary, essential, faultless, formative, fundamental, guiltless, honorable, immaculate, indivisible, innocent, irreducible, monolithic, nascent, plain, primal, primary, prime, pure, purebred, simple, sinless, spotless, stainless, stark, unadorned, unadulterated, unalloyed, unblemished, uncluttered, undefiled, undiluted, unsullied, untainted, untarnished, virtuous, white, Simon-pure.

radical (adjective)

deep-seated, inherent, innate, native, natural, primal, profound, thoroughgoing.

Sense 4

original, radical.

Rhymes for foundational