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Synonyms for unfounded
ʌnˈfaʊn dɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

    Synonyms:
    insupportable, jobless, gaga, raging, violent, untamed, unwarrantable, dead, out of work, hazardous, tempestuous, undue, indefensible, godforsaken, dotty, unjustified, uncivilised, uncivilized, waste, baseless, risky, angry, idle, wild, savage, fantastic, barbarian, unjustifiable, crazy, raving mad, unused, groundless, barbaric, furious, light, unwarranted, loose

    Antonyms:
    supported

Wiktionary

  1. unfounded(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    baseless, ungrounded, groundless

  2. unfounded(adjective)

    Having no strong foundation; not based on solid reasons or facts.

    Synonyms:
    groundless, baseless, ungrounded

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unfounded

    Synonyms:
    false, groundless, baseless, vain, idle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unfounded(a)

    Synonyms:
    baseless, groundless

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How to use unfounded in a sentence?

  1. Dara Murphy:

    While other member states, given we compete for inward investment, may be jealous of the success that Ireland has had, I think to hitch the wagon to our regulatory system is inaccurate, unfounded and ill-judged.

  2. Sarah Wilson:

    These people are putting their lives at risk and instead of being appreciated many of them are facing unfounded stigma on their return, they should be lauded when they come back home… not discouraged from volunteering.

  3. Christopher Dunn:

    We think that that has not happened. They’ve been much too fast to pick up kids on unfounded allegations based on clumsy things like a basketball jersey that they might be wearing or something they posted on the internet which falls far short of the sort of evidence you want to see before somebody labels you a gang member.

  4. Richard Malka:

    This decision enshrines the freedom to criticise and enshrines the fact that his grievances were imaginary and unfounded.

  5. James Levine:

    As understandably troubling as the accusations noted in recent press accounts are, they are unfounded, as anyone who truly knows me will attest, I have not lived my life as an oppressor or an aggressor.

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