English version

be without foundation

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe without foundationbe without foundation (also have no foundation) formalPROVE if a statement, idea etc is without foundation, there is no proof that it is true syn be groundless Davis dismissed the allegations as being without foundation. foundation
Examples from the Corpus
be without foundationThe Observer said that it had not intended to convey that meaning, and accepted that the allegation was without foundation.I believe that claims of "psychic powers" are without foundation.
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