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The importance given to online reviews appears to be well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The whole business is founded on the basis of making women feel good. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Time will tell whether her pessimism was well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Those criticisms are plainly well founded in my view. Times, Sunday Times (2009)By lunchtime her anxiety proves well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2013)At first their confidence seemed well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She retired from further performing and founded her own charity to raise funds for research into neurological diseases. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My former editor founded the festival. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)It is a well founded belief. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Also founded in the early 15th century. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She died in 2012 and the painting was sold by a charity she founded. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The visitor's trust is well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The concerns about debt in 2010 appear to have been well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I told them that their fears were very well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I do mind the rest of the country imagining that this is well researched and well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He founded a charity in Haiti. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Those concerns looked well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Their cynicism was well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That hope is well founded. Christianity Today (2000)His fears appear well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The driver training group was founded in 1992 and has annual sales of about 40m. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He said: 'Her concerns are well founded. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You still have to ask: why does he do it, with the founding family and politicians breathing down his neck? Times, Sunday Times (2012)It also has complex politics inside and out, with any boss having to please not just the founding family but also French politicians. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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