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  1. lay a foundation(Verb)

    To elicit information from a witness to show that the witness has knowledge of a matter before the witness testifies to the matter itself.

  2. lay a foundation(Verb)

    To make a start.

  3. Origin: lay + foundation

How to pronounce lay a foundation?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lay a foundation in sign language?

  1. layafoundation

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lay a foundation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lay a foundation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of lay a foundation in a Sentence

  1. Rex Tillerson:

    If our two countries work together to establish stability on the ground, it will lay a foundation for progress on the settlement of Syria's political future.

  2. Israel Idonije:

    As an athlete, your body is your company - and you're a depreciating asset, that's why it's important to lay a foundation for life after football, while you're still in National Football League.

  3. Rex Tillerson:

    The United States is prepared to explore the possibility of establishing with Russia joint mechanisms for ensuring stability, including no-fly zones, on the ground ceasefire observers, and coordinated delivery of humanitarian assistance, if our two countries work together to establish stability on the ground, it will lay a foundation for progress on the settlement of Syria's political future.

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