Definitions of fountainhead

  1. the source of water from which a stream arises; "they tracked him back toward the head of the stream" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The spring from which a stream flows; the first source. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. The source, as of a stream. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for fountainhead

  1. Here is the fountainhead of truth, from which the two great streams of philosophical thought upon morals have diverged. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  2. We see her now standing at the fountainhead of the devastating torrent which soon deluged the region far around with terror, anguish, and blood. – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam