AskDefine | Define founded

Dictionary Definition

founded adj : having a basis; often used as combining terms; "a soundly based argument"; "well-founded suspicions" [syn: based]

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Pronunciation

Verb

founded
  1. past participle of found
  2. To set up; to launch; to institute.
  3. Use as a basis for; grounded on.

Translations

past participle of found
to set up, to launch, to institute
use as a basis for; grounded on

Adjective

  1. Having a basis.
    She offered a well-founded hypothesis.

Translations

having a basis
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