The Captains of the West were foundering in a gathering sea. (not reviewed by editor)
Out swept his sword, and he spurred to the standard, hewed staff and bearer; and the black serpent foundered. (not reviewed by editor)
'Yes,' said Faramir, 'of the land of Westernesse that foundered and of the great dark wave climbing over the green lands and above the hills, and coming on, darkness unescapable. (not reviewed by editor)
Samples from Other Sources
The project foundered
The ship foundered in the storm.
Come with me to Founder`s Hall.
Henry H. Neff -- The Maelstrom
Good, yes, but Otrera is the founder of the Amazons.
Rick Riordan -- The Son of Neptune
And so was the founder of the Daily Gleaner [Jamaica`s major newspaper].