To form by melting a metal, and pouring it into a mold; to cast.
- To establish or set up, especially with provision for continuing existence: The college was founded in 1872.
- To establish the foundation or basis of; base: found a theory on firm evidence.
- To melt (metal) and pour into a mold.
- To make (objects) by pouring molten material into a mold.
- Past tense and past participle of find.