Meaning of FOOTING in English

FOOTING

n. 1 foundation, basis, base, ground(s) The events put our entire relationship on a new footing 2 standing, status, level, condition, position, terms, state, rank The two departments are on an equal footing as far as funding is concerned 3 foothold, toe-hold; balance, stability She lost her footing on the icy pavement and down she went

Oxford thesaurus English vocab.      Английский словарь Оксфорд тезаурус.