Definitions for foundfaʊnd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word found
food and lodging provided in addition to money
"they worked for $30 and found"
come upon unexpectedly or after searching
"found art"; "the lost-and-found department"
establish, set up, found, launch(verb)
set up or found
"She set up a literacy program"
establish, found, plant, constitute, institute(verb)
set up or lay the groundwork for
"establish a new department"
establish, base, ground, found(verb)
use as a basis for; found on
"base a claim on some observation"
imp. & p. p. of Find
to form by melting a metal, and pouring it into a mold; to cast
a thin, single-cut file for combmakers
to lay the basis of; to set, or place, as on something solid, for support; to ground; to establish upon a basis, literal or figurative; to fix firmly
to take the ffirst steps or measures in erecting or building up; to furnish the materials for beginning; to begin to raise; to originate; as, to found a college; to found a family
Origin: [F. fondre, L. fundere to found, pour.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'found' in Written Corpus Frequency: #441
Rank popularity for the word 'found' in Verbs Frequency: #551
Translations for found
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- основавам, учредявам, създавамBulgarian
- fundarCatalan, Valencian
- gründen, errichtenGerman
- ιδρύω, θεμελιώνω, συστήνωGreek
- stèidhichScottish Gaelic
- ստեղծել, հիմքը դնել, հիմքը գցել, հիմնադրել, հիմնելArmenian
- 興す, 打ち立てる, 基礎, 設立Japanese
- zbudować, tworzyć, zakładać, budować, stworzyć, założyćPolish
- основать, основыватьRussian
- grundlägga, grundaSwedish
- temel atmak, kurmakTurkish
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