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synonyms for ill-founded

  • baseless
  • false
  • inoperative
  • irrational
  • null
  • unreasonable
  • unscientific
  • unsound
  • untrue
  • bad
  • void
  • wrong
  • fallacious
  • illogical
  • mad
  • not binding
  • not working
  • nugatory
  • null and void
  • reasonless
  • sophistic
  • unreasoned

antonyms for ill-founded

MOST RELEVANT
  • honest
  • logical
  • reasonable
  • sensible
  • sound
  • stable
  • true
  • valid
  • OK
  • good
  • right
  • healthy
  • well
  • worthwhile
  • worthy
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How to use ill-founded in a sentence

These differences of interests will lead to disputes, ill blood, and finally to separation.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
And for fear of being ill spoken of weep bitterly for a day, and then comfort thyself in thy sadness.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
G was a gamester, who had but ill-luck; H was a Hunter, who hunted a buck.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
"It is ill-fated;" and Alessandro blamed himself for having forgotten her only association with the name.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The Marshals were inclined to attribute their disgrace to the ill-will of Berthier and not to the temper of Napoleon.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The purchasers found that this claim was not well founded, and sought to recover their money.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
He chiefly divided his time between the House of Lords and sitting at home, lamenting over his own ill-starred existence.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
I mean it is well my mother is ill, and doesn't wish to eat, for there would be nothing for her, if she did.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Dr. Adam Weishaupt, professor of canon law at Ingolstadt, founded the secret society of the illuminati.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ILL-FOUNDED

  • bad
  • baseless
  • fallacious
  • false
  • ill-founded
  • illogical
  • inoperative
  • irrational
  • mad
  • not binding
  • not working
  • nugatory
  • null
  • null and void
  • reasonless
  • sophistic
  • unreasonable
  • unreasoned
  • unscientific
  • unsound
  • untrue
  • void
  • wrong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.