Word:

Establish

Es`tab´lish
v. t.1.To make stable or firm; to fix immovably or firmly; to set (a thing) in a place and make it stable there; to settle; to confirm.
[imp. & p. p. Established ; p. pr. & vb. n. Establishing.]
2.To appoint or constitute for permanence, as officers, laws, regulations, etc.; to enact; to ordain.
Now, O king, establish the decree, and sign the writing, that it be not changed.
- Dan. vi. 8.
3.To originate and secure the permanent existence of; to found; to institute; to create and regulate; - said of a colony, a state, or other institutions.
4.To secure public recognition in favor of; to prove and cause to be accepted as true; as, to establish a fact, usage, principle, opinion, doctrine, etc.
5.To set up in business; to place advantageously in a fixed condition; - used reflexively; as, he established himself in a place; the enemy established themselves in the citadel.
Verb1.establish - set up or found; "She set up a literacy program"
Synonyms: found, launch, set up
Antonyms:
abolish, get rid of - do away with; "Slavery was abolished in the mid-19th century in America and in Russia"
2.establish - set up or lay the groundwork for; "establish a new department"
3.establish - 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"
Synonyms: shew, show, demonstrate, prove
4.establish - institute, enact, or establish; "make laws"
Synonyms: lay down, make
5.establish - bring about; "The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"
Synonyms: give
6.establish - place; "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"
Synonyms: instal, install, set up
7.establish - use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"
Synonyms: base, found, ground
8.establish - build or establish something abstract; "build a reputation"
Synonyms: build

ESTABLISH. This word occurs frequently in the Constitution of the United States, and it is there used in different meanings. 1. To settle firmly, to fix unalterably; as, to establish justice, which is the avowed object of the constitution. 2. To make or form as, to establish an uniform rule of naturalization, and uniform laws on the subject of bankruptcies, which evidently does not mean that these laws shall be unalterably established as justice. 3. To found, to create, to regulate; as, congress shall have power to establish post roads and post offices. 4. To found, recognize, confirm or admit; as, congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion. 5. To create, to ratify, or confirm; as, we, the people, &c., do ordain and establish this constitution, 1 Story, Const. Sec. 454.

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