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See also: Found.
- simple past tense and past participle of
- found art
- found footage
- found literature
- found music
- found object
- found poetry
- lost and found
- (obsolete) Food and lodging; board.
- 1872, James De Mille, The Cryptogram, HTML edition, The Gutenberg Project, published 2009:
- I'll only give you the usual payment—say five hundred dollars a year, and found." / "And—what?" / "Found—that is, board, you know, and clothing, of course, also.
- (transitive) To start (an institution or organization).
- (transitive) To begin building. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
Conjugation of found
- (to start organization): establish
to start an organization
to begin building
- The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.
Translations to be checked
- Oxford Online Dictionary, found
- WordNet 3.1: A Lexical Database for English, Princeton University
- To melt, especially of metal in an industrial setting.
- To form by melting a metal and pouring it into a mould; to cast.
- 1667, John Milton, “Book 6”, in Paradise Lost. A Poem Written in Ten Books, London: Printed [by Samuel Simmons], and are to be sold by Peter Parker […] [a]nd by Robert Boulter […] [a]nd Matthias Walker, […], OCLC 228722708; republished as Paradise Lost in Ten Books: The Text Exactly Reproduced from the First Edition of 1667: […], London: Basil Montagu Pickering […], 1873, OCLC 230729554:
- Whereof to found their engines.
melt — see melt
found (plural founds)