n.1.One who founds, establishes, and erects; one who lays a foundation; an author; one from whom anything originates; one who endows.
1.One who founds; one who casts metals in various forms; a caster; as, a founder of cannon, bells, hardware, or types.
Fonder's dust
Same as Facing, 4.
Founder's sand
a kind of sand suitable for purposes of molding.
v. i.1.(Naut.) To become filled with water, and sink, as a ship.
[imp. & p. p. Foundered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Foundering.]
2.To fall; to stumble and go lame, as a horse.
3.To fail; to miscarry.
v. t.1.To cause internal inflammation and soreness in the feet or limbs of (a horse), so as to disable or lame him.
n.1.(Far.) A lameness in the foot of a horse, occasioned by inflammation; closh.
Noun1.founder - inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
Synonyms: laminitis
2.founder - a person who founds or establishes some institution; "George Washington is the father of his country"
3.founder - a worker who makes metal castings
Verb1.founder - fail utterly; collapse; "The project foundered"
2.founder - sink below the surface
3.founder - break down, literally or metaphorically; "The wall collapsed"; "The business collapsed"; "The dam broke"; "The roof collapsed"; "The wall gave in"; "The roof finally gave under the weight of the ice"
4.founder - stumble and nearly fall; "the horses foundered"
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Foundation course
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foundation garment
Foundation muslin
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foundation stone
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Founder's sand
founding father
foundling hospital
Foundry ladle
foundry proof
foundry scrap
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