Visit the forum if you have a language query!
Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.Erich Fromm
From Latin fons
- Rhymes: -aʊnt
- something from which water flows
- a device from which poultry may drink
- (metaphorical) that from which something flows or proceeds
- "He is a real fount of knowledge!"
something from which water flows
- The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.
- “fount” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004
- Bringhurst, Robert (2002). The Elements of Typographic Style, version 2.5, pp 291–2. Vancouver, Hartley & Marks. ISBN 0-88179-133-4.
Elsewhere on the web