Translation of "found" - English-Spanish dictionary


uk /faʊnd/ us /fɑʊnd/

past tense and past participle of find

pasado simple y participio pasado de “find”
verb uk /faʊnd/ us /fɑʊnd/

to start an organization, especially by giving money

He founded the charity in 1861.

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


verb /faund/

to start or establish

The school was founded by the king.

(with on/upon) to base on

The story was founded upon fact.
foundation noun

the act of founding

the foundation of a new university.

the base on which something is built

fundamento, base
First they laid the foundations, then they built the walls.

an amount of money to be used for a special purpose or the organization that manages it

The British Foundation for Cancer Research.
founder noun

a person who founds a school, college, organization etc

We are commemorating the founder of the school.
founding noun

The founding of the organization took place a long time ago.
founding father noun

the first or one of the first founders of an organization, a school of thought etc

fundador, padre
Freud was the founding father of psychoanalysis.

The Founding Fathers of the United States of America were the people who drew up its constitution.

los Padres de la Constitución Americana

(Translation of “found” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)