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Princeton's WordNet

  1. initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instaurationnoun

    the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

    "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"


  1. foundingnoun

    The action of the verb to found.

  2. foundingadjective

    Who or that founds or found.

    The founding fathers of our country.


  1. founding

    Founding refers to the action of establishing or creating an institution, organization, company, city, or any other entity. It usually involves setting up the basis, structure, or system for something to begin operating or functioning. The person or group that carries out this action is often referred to as the founder or founders.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Founding

    of Found

  2. Founding

    of Found

  3. Foundingnoun

    the art of smelting and casting metals

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Founding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Founding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Founding in a Sentence

  1. Max Hollein:

    Our mission since The Met's founding 150 years ago has been to connect people to art and ideas, and to one another — something we've found to be more powerful than ever over these last months of isolation and uncertainty, the Met Unframed expands the ways in which we can understand, experience and appreciate art.

  2. Billy Graham:

    America's founding fathers did not intend to take religion out of education. Many of the nation's greatest universities were founded by evangelists and religious leaders; but many of these have lost the founders concept and become secular institutions. Because of this attitude, secular education is stumbling and floundering.

  3. Secretary Pompeo:

    Nothing could be further from the truth of our founding and the rights about which this report speaks.

  4. Susan Lynn:

    Our national motto and founding documents are the cornerstone of freedom, and we should teach our children about these things, in God We Trust.

  5. Thomas Zurbuchen:

    This is the first time NASA has named a spacecraft for a living individual, it's a testament to the importance of his body of work, founding a new field of science that also inspired my own research and many important science questions NASA continues to study and further understand every day. I'm very excited to be personally involved honoring a great man and his unprecedented legacy.

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