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Detailed Translations for founder from English to Spanish


founder [the ~] noun

  1. the founder (instigator)
    el fundador; el instigador
  2. the founder
    el fundador
  3. the founder (instigator; prompter; ringleader)
    el promotor; el instigador
  4. the founder (instigator; prompter; ringleader)
    el causante; el instigador
  5. the founder (patriarch; progenitor; ancestor)
    el patriarca

to founder verb (founders, foundered, foundering)

  1. to founder (stumble; be tripped up; trip; slip)

Conjugations for founder:

  1. founder
  2. founder
  3. founders
  4. founder
  5. founder
  6. founder
simple past
  1. foundered
  2. foundered
  3. foundered
  4. foundered
  5. foundered
  6. foundered
present perfect
  1. have foundered
  2. have foundered
  3. has foundered
  4. have foundered
  5. have foundered
  6. have foundered
past continuous
  1. was foundering
  2. were foundering
  3. was foundering
  4. were foundering
  5. were foundering
  6. were foundering
  1. shall founder
  2. will founder
  3. will founder
  4. shall founder
  5. will founder
  6. will founder
continuous present
  1. am foundering
  2. are foundering
  3. is foundering
  4. are foundering
  5. are foundering
  6. are foundering
  1. be foundered
  2. be foundered
  3. be foundered
  4. be foundered
  5. be foundered
  6. be foundered
  1. founder!
  2. let's founder!
  3. foundered
  4. foundering
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for founder:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
causante founder; instigator; prompter; ringleader instigator
fundador founder; instigator
instigador founder; instigator; prompter; ringleader agitator; initiator; instigator; originator
patriarca ancestor; founder; patriarch; progenitor ancestor; forefather; patriarch; progenitor
promotor founder; instigator; prompter; ringleader developer; promoter; supervisor; tutor
- beginner; father; founding father; laminitis
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
andar a trompicones be tripped up; founder; slip; stumble; trip
ir dando traspiés be tripped up; founder; slip; stumble; trip
- break; cave in; collapse; fall flat; fall in; fall through; flop; give; give way
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- be wrecked; sink

Related Words for "founder":

  • foundering, founders

Synonyms for "founder":

Related Definitions for "founder":

  1. a person who founds or establishes some institution1
  2. a worker who makes metal castings1
  3. inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse1
  4. stumble and nearly fall1
    • the horses foundered1
  5. break down, literally or metaphorically1
  6. sink below the surface1
  7. fail utterly; collapse1
    • The project foundered1

Wiktionary Translations for founder:

  1. to sink
  2. to fail
  1. one who founds, establishes, and erects; one who lays a foundation; an author

Cross Translation:
founder fracasar; naufragar stranden — (intransitiv) übertragen: mit einem Vorhaben scheitern
founder fundador fondateur — Celui ou celle qui le premier ou la première fonder quelque chose.

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