Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) To found is to start some type of organization or company.

Examples: (verb) The company was founded on the idea that transportation needn’t be expensive. (verb) They founded the company in 2003.

Synonyms: verbs: create, establish, launch.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 9 E