how to pronounce found

/ˈfaʊnd/

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faʊnd

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An example use of found in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… was in there I found it about half full …”

meanings of found

verb:

  1. To begin building.
  2. To start (an institution or organization).
  3. Simple past tense and past participle of find.
  4. To form by melting a metal and pouring it into a mould; to cast.
  5. To melt, especially of metal in an industrial setting.

noun:

  1. Food and lodging; board.
  2. A thin, single-cut file for comb-makers.

words with pronunciation similar to found

founderboundphonedfouledsoundmounddownedfinedlbfind

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