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"
Having no strong foundation; not based on solid reasons or facts.
not founded; not built or established
having no foundation; baseless; vain; idle; as, unfounded expectations
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-fown′ded, adj. not founded or established: having no foundation, baseless: (Milt.) without bottom, bottomless.—adv. Unfoun′dedly.
The numerical value of unfounded in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of unfounded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I find the pain of a little censure, even when it is unfounded, is more acute than the pleasure of much praise.
These attacks against Secretary Castro are completely unfounded, short sighted, and only serve to pit us against each other.
If they make unfounded criticisms, we are going to respond forcefully, if they express disagreement on issues, that's called democracy.
This is a baseless and unfounded allegation fabricated to tarnish the Iranian government image, particularly aimed at hampering current nuclear talks.
We’ve moved it backward and forward pretty equally in Republican and Democratic administrations, that’s a criticism or a charge that’s been unfounded.
Images & Illustrations of unfounded
Translations for unfounded
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- неоснователен, необоснованBulgarian
- infundatCatalan, Valencian
- unbegründet, grundlosGerman
- dénué de fondement, infondé, non fondé, sans fondementFrench
- alaptalan, megalapozatlanHungarian
- беспочвенный, необоснованный, безосновательныйRussian
- ogrundad, grundlös, obefogadSwedish
Get even more translations for unfounded »
Find a translation for the unfounded definition in other languages:
Select another language: