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Synonyms for foundfaʊnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. found(adj)

    food and lodging provided in addition to money

    "they worked for $30 and found"

    Antonyms:
    missing, lost, wasted, mislaid, stray, misplaced, straying, squandered, gone(p)

  2. found(verb)

    come upon unexpectedly or after searching

    "found art"; "the lost-and-found department"

    Antonyms:
    straying, stray, squandered, lost, missing, gone(p), mislaid, wasted, misplaced

  3. establish, set up, found, launch(verb)

    set up or found

    "She set up a literacy program"

    Synonyms:
    tack together, put together, set in motion, lay down, found, prepare, institute, instal, piece, tack, show, fix, establish, put in, base, gear up, put up, frame, entrap, make, arrange, ground, plant, give, order, erect, ensnare, raise, lay out, launch, pitch, prove, plunge, shew, ready, set up, demonstrate, put, effect, effectuate, install, rear, assemble, constitute, set, rig, build

    Antonyms:
    squandered, straying, misplaced, lost, gone(p), missing, stray, mislaid, wasted

  4. establish, found, plant, constitute, institute(verb)

    set up or lay the groundwork for

    "establish a new department"

    Synonyms:
    engraft, demonstrate, name, ground, implant, set up, install, be, set, base, found, institute, instal, launch, build, appoint, imbed, comprise, prove, represent, form, give, plant, shew, lay down, embed, establish, make up, bring, nominate, make, show, constitute

    Antonyms:
    lost, stray, gone(p), wasted, missing, mislaid, misplaced, straying, squandered

  5. establish, base, ground, found(verb)

    use as a basis for; found on

    "base a claim on some observation"

    Synonyms:
    demonstrate, ground, set up, install, strand, base, found, institute, instal, launch, build, prove, free-base, give, run aground, plant, shew, undercoat, lay down, establish, prime, anchor, make, show, constitute

    Antonyms:
    gone(p), lost, straying, stray, misplaced, mislaid, missing, wasted, squandered

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. found(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    base, set, fix, place, ground, lay the foundation of

  2. found(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    build, construct, erect, raise

  3. found(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    establish, institute, originate

  4. found(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cast, form in a mould


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