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foundered

verb
past tense of founder

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1 to be unsuccessful
  • the theater company foundered after its corporate funding dried up

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2 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • the twin towers started to sway and suddenly foundered

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“Foundered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foundered. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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