Synonyms for substructure

Synonyms for (noun) substructure

Synonyms: foot, foundation, fundament, base, understructure, substructure, groundwork

Definition: lowest support of a structure

Usage: it was built on a base of solid rock; he stood at the foot of the tower

Similar words: support

Definition: supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation

Usage: the statue stood on a marble support


Synonyms: substructure, infrastructure

Definition: the basic structure or features of a system or organization

Similar words: structure

Definition: the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts

Usage: artists must study the structure of the human body; the structure of the benzene molecule