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Synonyms for found
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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, 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, 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, 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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. found

    Synonyms:
    establish, institute, fix, set, build, set up, base, endow, rest, ground, plant, root

    Antonyms:
    disestablish, subvert, supplant, uproot

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. found(v)

    Synonyms:
    establish, plant, institute, cast, form, mould

How to pronounce found?

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How to use found in a sentence?

  1. Emma Watson:

    Its completely staggering to think that this is the only service of its type given that research has found that as many as one in two women experience sexual harassment in the workplace, it finally feels like people are realizing the scale of the problem.

  2. Justin Bieber/Instagram:

    The rules are clear one credit card can buy max 4 copies. Anything over that the entire amount gets thrown out, neilsen company checks this and found all our sales were legit because our fans are amazing and bought them. Dont discredit our fan base with false info.

  3. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve:

    Detailed documents that were also found established beyond doubt that the individual was planning an imminent attack, probably on one or two churches.

  4. Susan Scott:

    About 900 million years ago, this black hole ate a very dense star, known as a neutron star, like Pac-man -- possibly snuffing out the star instantly, the ANU SkyMapper Telescope responded to the detection alert and scanned the entire likely region of space where the event occurred, but we've not found any visual confirmation.

  5. Jarrett Blanc:

    Many times, in the past 100 days, we have found international firms who have said to Iran: 'Only U.S. sanctions are preventing you from doing business', but when we dig a little deeper, and seek to answer questions about precisely your concerns, it turns out that your business decisions, not surprisingly, in fact take into account concerns well beyond sanctions.


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