foundling n : a child who has been abandoned and whose parents are unknown [syn: abandoned infant]
Foundling may refer to:
- An abandoned child; see Child abandonment.
- The Foundling and Other Tales from Prydain, a prequel to Lloyd Alexander's The Chronicles of Prydain
- The Foundling Museum, a museum located in Great Britain that tells the story of the Foundling Hospital.
- Foundling, the first book of the Monster Blood Tattoo fantasy trilogy by D. M. Cornish.
bonus, buried treasure, castaway, castoff, derelict, discard, discovery, dogie, find, finding, flotsam, flotsam and jetsam, gravy, jetsam, junk, lagan, orphan, outcast, refuse, reject, rubbish, stray, trash, treasure trove, trouvaille, trove, waif, waifs, waifs and strays, wastrel, windfall, windfall money, windfall profit