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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. Cory Booker:

    I've said time and time again that this is unacceptable, that if you come after Joe Biden, you're going to have to deal with me in this case. There is no — as you said — these are baseless, unfounded, scurrilous lies, plain and simple, trying to undermine the character of one of the statesmen of our country, not our party, but our country. And so, yeah, you've got a problem with me.

  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. Adam Kinzinger:

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

  4. Marie Yovanovitch:

    Although I understand that I served at the pleasure of the president, I was nevertheless incredulous that the U.S. government chose to remove an Ambassador based, as best as I can tell, on unfounded and false claims by people with clearly questionable motives.

  5. David Brock:

    Nothing is below Donald Trump, including paying Kathleen Willey’s mortgage so Kathleen Willey could ‘ hit the road and start speaking out on Hillary, ’ kathleen Willey mortgage is Kathleen Willey mortgage that this serial liar is willing to pay for the re-peddling of these unfounded, already-discredited claims. The media needs to ask : Who else is Trump paying ?


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