Definition of fount:
human face, baptismal font, rise, opening, caseful, natural spring, brass, showcase, cheek, derivation, typesetter's case, subject, latticework, character, pillow slip, inception, eccentric, lawsuit, hedge, outpouring, causa, nerve, face, well, gnome, bird bath, casing, look, baptistry, outset, grimace, arising, display case, jet, side, origin, typeface, event, provenance, vitrine, baptistery, source, grotto, slip, font, spring, rootstock, espalier, commencement, aspect, type, lattice, instance, guinea pig, parent, fountain, start, cause, case, sheath, grammatical case, provenience, beginning, inauguration, initiation, mother, fountainhead, boldness, compositor's case, outflow, facial expression, expression, arbor, pillowcase, example, root, shell, suit.
They were now like enough to be in want of funds at that Berryhill soup- kitchen, seeing that the great fount of supplies, the house, namely, of Castle Richmond, would soon have stopped running altogether.- "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.
God is the adorable fountain of all tenderness, love, and compassion, and no mother's son was imbued in the fount of mercy like his, who was " the brightness of his glory and the express image of his perfections."- "Twenty-Four Short Sermons On The Doctrine Of Universal Salvation", John Bovee Dods.
- "Last Words", Stephen Crane.