foundering

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

foundering

  1. present participle of founder

Noun[edit]

foundering (plural founderings)

  1. The act by which a vessel founders.
    • 2004, Mark L. Thompson, Graveyard of the Lakes
      It's the nature of founderings that ships have buoyancy and are afloat one second, then lose buoyancy and sink the next.

Anagrams[edit]