Definitions for unfoundedʌnˈfaʊn dɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded, unwarranted, wild(adj)

    without a basis in reason or fact

    "baseless gossip"; "the allegations proved groundless"; "idle fears"; "unfounded suspicions"; "unwarranted jealousy"

Wiktionary

  1. unfounded(Adjective)

    Having no strong foundation; not based on solid reasons or facts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfounded(adj)

    not founded; not built or established

  2. Unfounded(adj)

    having no foundation; baseless; vain; idle; as, unfounded expectations

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Jefferson:

    I find the pain of a little censure, even when it is unfounded, is more acute than the pleasure of much praise.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    If they make unfounded criticisms, we are going to respond forcefully, if they express disagreement on issues, that's called democracy.

  3. Hamid Babaei:

    This is a baseless and unfounded allegation fabricated to tarnish the Iranian government image, particularly aimed at hampering current nuclear talks.

  4. Omar Estacio:

    We are going to appeal the judge's decision, the charges are totally unfounded, and this doesn't even take into account that he was detained without an arrest order from any authority being presented.

  5. Dara Murphy:

    While other member states, given we compete for inward investment, may be jealous of the success that Ireland has had, I think to hitch the wagon to our regulatory system is inaccurate, unfounded and ill-judged.


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