establish  

  • Pronunciation of establish: IH0 S T AE1 B L IH0 SH (ɛ'stæblɪʃ)

  • Number of syllables of establish: 3

  • Pronunciation Video of establish

  • Definition of establish

    • (v): use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"  
    • (v): establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture"  
    • (v): institute, enact, or establish; "make laws"  
    • (v): place; "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"  
    • (v): set up or lay the groundwork for; "establish a new department"  
    • (v): bring about; "The trompe l''oeil-illusion establishes depth"  
    • (v): build or establish something abstract; "build a reputation"  
    • (v): set up or found; "She set up a literacy program"  
  • Examples of establish

    • Alimony is prositution in arears, where the courts establish the fees.  
    • The formers establish the shape of the fuselage.  
    • Paradoxically, some of these disasters would help establish the Renaissance.  
    • The wikipedia article's purpose is not to establish culpability.  
    • Eastman also donated the funds to establish the Rochester Dental Dispensary.  
    • Also, establish the boundaries of the content of the article.  
    • The skills to install, establish, and troubleshoot Outlook E mail accounts.  
    • Eastman also donated the funds to establish the Eastman Dental Dispensary.  
    • In the foreword, I establish a new poetics of plasticity.  
    • Credentials in cryptography establish the identity of a party to communication.  

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