Definitions for unfoundedʌnˈfaʊn dɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•found•edʌnˈfaʊn dɪd(adj.)

  1. not based on fact or reality; without foundation; groundless.

  2. not established; not founded.

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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"


  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

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not based on facts or reality

The rumours are completely unfounded.

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