founder

(redirected from foundered)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to foundered: laminitis
References in classic literature ?
And Tarwater cooked a dinner that was a dinner, washed the dishes, had real pork and beans for supper, and bread baked in a frying-pan that was so delectable than the three partners nearly foundered themselves on it.
A few feet nearer, and the Susquehanna would have foundered with all on board!
I kept him at a trot for two mortal hours, and all but foundered the animal before I noticed it "