Definition of Found

1. Noun. Food and lodging provided in addition to money. "They worked for $30 and found"

Generic synonyms: Earnings, Pay, Remuneration, Salary, Wage



2. Verb. Set up or found. "She set up a literacy program"
Exact synonyms: Establish, Launch, Set Up
Generic synonyms: Open, Open Up
Antonyms: Abolish
Derivative terms: Establishment, Foundation, Founder, Founding

3. Adjective. Come upon unexpectedly or after searching. "The lost-and-found department"
Similar to: Recovered
Also: Saved
Antonyms: Lost

4. Verb. Set up or lay the groundwork for. "Establish a new department"
Exact synonyms: Constitute, Establish, Institute, Plant
Generic synonyms: Initiate, Pioneer
Specialized synonyms: Fix, Appoint, Constitute, Name, Nominate
Derivative terms: Constitution, Establishment, Foundation, Founder, Founding, Institution

5. Verb. Use as a basis for; found on. "Base a claim on some observation"
Exact synonyms: Base, Establish, Ground
Specialized synonyms: Build
Derivative terms: Base, Foundation, Foundation, Ground

Definition of Found

1. v. t. To form by melting a metal, and pouring it into a mold; to cast.

2. n. A thin, single-cut file for combmakers.

3. v. t. To lay the basis of; to set, or place, as on something solid, for support; to ground; to establish upon a basis, literal or figurative; to fix firmly.

Definition of Found

1. Verb. (past of find) ¹

2. Verb. To begin building. ¹

3. Verb. To start some type of organization or company. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive) To melt, especially of metal in an industrial setting. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Found

1. to establish [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: establish

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Found

fouler
foulers
foules
foulest
fouling
foulings
foully
foulmart
foulmarts
foulmouthed
foulnesses
fouls
foumart
foumarts
found (current term)
found fault
found object
found objects
found out
foundation
foundation's
foundation garment
foundation stone
foundational
foundationalism
foundationalist
foundationalistic
foundationalists
foundationally

Literary usage of Found

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1. The Novels of Jane Austen by Jane Austen (1892)
"Catherine, by some chance or other, found her spirits so very much relieved by this conversation, that she could not regret her being led on, ..."

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