Translation of "found" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /faʊnd/ us /faʊnd/

found verb (FIND)

past simple and past participle of find


found verb (BEGIN)

B2 [ T ] to bring something into existence

Boston was founded in 1630 by Puritan colonists from England. 約克是西元71年由古羅馬人興建的。
She left a large sum of money in her will to found a wildlife sanctuary. 她在遺囑裡留下了一大筆錢用來創建野生動物保護區。
We are planning a dinner to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the company. 我們正籌劃一個晚宴,慶祝公司成立50周年。

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found verb (BUILD)

[ T usually + adv/prep ] specialized engineering to build a support in the ground for a large structure such as a building or road



found verb (BASE)

C2 [ T + adv/prep ] to base a belief, claim, idea, etc. on something

Her lawyer accused the prosecution of founding its case on insufficient evidence. 她的律師譴責控方所控證據不足。
I'd like to see the research that these recommendations are founded on. 我想看看這些建議所依據的研究基礎。
a society founded on egalitarian principles 建立在人人平等原則基礎之上的社會

(Translation of “found” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)