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Synonyms for unfounded
ʌnˈfaʊn dɪdun·found·ed

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  1. unfoundedadjective

    Synonyms:
    baseless, ungrounded, groundless

  2. unfoundedadjective

    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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded, unwarranted, wildadjective

    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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unfoundedadjective

    Synonyms:
    baseless, groundless

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How to use unfounded in a sentence?

  1. Adam Kinzinger:

    What I have a real issue with is making unfounded claims of fraud and illegitimacy, and that has a real damaging effect.

  2. Cristobal Alex:

    These attacks against Secretary Castro are completely unfounded, short sighted, and only serve to pit us against each other.

  3. Scott Pruitt:

    So I share your concerns about some of these decisions. I want to rectify those going forward, i also want to highlight for you that some of the criticism is unfounded and I think is exaggerated and I think it feeds this division that we've seen around very important issues affecting the environment.

  4. Huang Xiangmo:

    It is profoundly disappointing to be treated in such a grotesquely unfair manner. The decision to cancel my visa was based on unfounded speculations that are prejudiced and groundless, there are many Australian companies in China, aren't they more likely to be susceptible to potential manipulation by the Chinese government?

  5. Rudy Giuliani:

    When your family, your company, and all the people in your orbit have become the targets of an unfounded, politically motivated Witch Hunt supported by lawyers, prosecutors, and the Fake News Media, you have no choice.


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