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found

found as in come upon unexpectedly or after searching
  • "found art"
  • "the lost-and-found department"
found as in food and lodging provided in addition to money
  • "they worked for $30 and found"
found as in set up or found
  • "She set up a literacy program"

Synonyms

  • establishset up or found; set up or lay the groundwork for; establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; institute, enact, or establish; bring about; place; build or establish something abstract; use as a basis for
  • set upset up or found; create by putting components or members together; construct, build, or erect; get ready for a particular purpose or event; put into a proper or systematic order; begin, or enable someone else to begin, a venture by providing the means, logistics, etc.; take or catch as if in a snare or trap; produce; set up for use; place; arrange the outcome of by means of deceit; erect and fasten; arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events; equip with sails or masts; make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
  • launcha motorboat with an open deck or a half deck ; the act of propelling with force ; set up or found; propel with force; launch for the first time; begin with vigor; get going; smoothen the surface of
found as in set up or lay the groundwork for
  • "establish a new department"

Synonyms

  • establishset up or found; set up or lay the groundwork for; establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; institute, enact, or establish; bring about; place; build or establish something abstract; use as a basis for
  • plantbuildings for carrying on industrial labor; (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion ; an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience ; something planted secretly for discovery by another; put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground; fix or set securely or deeply; set up or lay the groundwork for; place into a river; place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive; put firmly in the mind
  • constituteform or compose; create and charge with a task or function; to compose or represent; set up or lay the groundwork for
  • institutean association organized to promote art or science or education ; set up or lay the groundwork for; advance or set forth in court
found as in use as a basis for
  • "found on"
  • "base a claim on some observation"

Synonyms

  • establishset up or found; set up or lay the groundwork for; establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; institute, enact, or establish; bring about; place; build or establish something abstract; use as a basis for
  • baseuse as a basis for; situate as a center of operations; use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes ; serving as or forming a base; of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense); (used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal; not adhering to ethical or moral principles; having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; illegitimate ; debased; installation from which a military force initiates operations; lowest support of a structure; a place that the runner must touch before scoring; the bottom or lowest part; (anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment; a lower limit; the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained; a support or foundation; a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water; the bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed; the most important or necessary part of something; (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place; the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end ; a terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area; the principal ingredient of a mixture; a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit; (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
  • groundthe solid part of the earth's surface; a rational motive for a belief or action; the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface; a relation that provides the foundation for something; a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle); the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground; material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused ; a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage) ; (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting ; the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface ; fix firmly and stably; confine or restrict to the ground; place or put on the ground ; instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject ; bring to the ground; hit or reach the ground ; throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage ; hit a groundball; hit onto the ground ; cover with a primer; connect to a ground; use as a basis for