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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tenable, well-foundedadjective

    based on sound reasoning or evidence

    "well-founded suspicions"

    Synonyms:
    tenable

    Antonyms:
    unreasonable

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How to use well-founded in a sentence?

  1. Robert Kaestner:

    That’s a very problematic way to proceed, given the obvious differences you think of between those who breastfeed and those who don’t, we can’t make policy based on an accounting exercise that is not as well founded as we’d like.

  2. London Mayor Boris Johnson:

    The thing is ridiculous, and it is not a well-founded strike.

  3. Maureen Ferguson:

    There's a well-founded hope that The Supreme Court will overturn Roe, or at least allow far more leeway to the state in terms of sending abortion policy, so I think people here are hopeful, but I don't think anyone's considering this to be a slam dunk.

  4. Chief Executive Vitaly Savelyev:

    In today's falling market we have well-founded reasons to cancel the contract, we don't see a market where it is possible to use this aircraft. We haven't yet seen the worst of this crisis.

  5. Ajit Pai:

    If The FAA genuinely had a concern back in 2018, 2019 or 2020, I wish they had raised them then, if indeed they were well founded.


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