foundernoun [ C ]uk /ˈfaʊn.dər/ us /ˈfaʊn.dɚ/
- She was the founder of the company, and for 40 years its guiding spirit.
- The first safety razor was invented by company founder King C. Gillette in 1903.
- René Descartes is regarded as the founder of modern philosophy.
- The statue commemorates the founder of the college.
- He is recognized as one of the founders of computer technology.
founderverb [ I ]uk /ˈfaʊn.dər/ us /ˈfaʊn.dɚ/