There are 2 translations of founder in Spanish:

founder1

Pronunciation: /ˈfaʊndər; ˈfaʊndə(r)/

n

  • fundador, (masculine, feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) founder member (British English/inglés británico) (socio (m)) fundador (m), (socia (f)) fundadora (f)

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
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There are 2 translations of founder in Spanish:

founder2

vi

  • 1 1.1 (sink) [ship] hundirse, zozobrar, irse* a pique
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    • That the Prime Minister's ship almost foundered on that ‘rock’ appears to have made little difference.
    • The subject is an Afro-Brazilian sailor who saved many lives when his ship foundered along the coast of Brazil.
    • Rather than asking why the ship foundered, Howell investigates how this maritime disaster acquired wider cultural and social significance in the years before World War I.
    1.2 (fail) [plan/project] irse* a pique, zozobrar
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    • Nothing, of course, came of this, as his proposals foundered on the rock-like conservatism of his profession.
    • Although several individuals had been keen to buy the house, their plans always foundered when he questioned whether they had the financial resources to carry the project through.
    • This plan foundered more through the sheer impracticability of the proposals than obstruction by officials.
  • 2 [horse] dar* un traspié
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    • My mother was an orphan hedgewitch, healer, and midwife of small means until one of my father's horses foundered nearly on her doorstep.
    • Only a few months later, the handsome sorrel foundered and his bid for a World Championship ended.
    • The pony, who is locked up so he won't founder, started galloping up and down the fenceline when I switched on the light.
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    • Don't feed straight corn, because goats will founder and have hoof problems, Finch advised.
    • Keep donkeys off the sweet feed and grain, as they can founder and develop laminitis just as horses do.
    • Recently, he foundered in his left fore, which was very acute.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.