Fount - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |faʊnt|  American pronunciation of the word fount
Brit.  |faʊnt|  British pronunciation of the word fount

noun

- a specific size and style of type within a type family (syn: case, face, font, typeface)
- a plumbing fixture that provides a flow of water (syn: fountain)

Examples

To the young boy his father was the fount of all knowledge.

Word forms

noun
singular: fount
plural: founts
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