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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


  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.


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

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