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Synonyms for establish
ɪˈstæb lɪʃes·tab·lish

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. establish

    Confirm (Latin con, together, and firmus, firm) is to add firmness or give stability to. Both confirm and corroborate presuppose something already existing to which the confirmation or corroboration is added. Testimony is corroborated by concurrent testimony or by circumstances; confirmed by established facts. That which is thoroughly proved is said to be established; so is that which is official and has adequate power behind it; as, the established government; the established church. The continents are fixed. A treaty is ratified; an appointment confirmed. An act is sanctioned by any person or authority that passes upon it approvingly. A statement is substantiated; a report confirmed; a controversy settled; the decision of a lower court sustained by a higher. Just government should be upheld. The beneficent results of Christianity confirm our faith in it as a divine revelation.

    Synonyms:
    assure, confirm, corroborate, fix, prove, ratify, sanction, settle, strengthen, substantiate, sustain, uphold

    Antonyms:
    abrogate, annul, cancel, destroy, overthrow, shake, shatter, unsettle, upset, weaken

    Preposition:
    Confirm a statement by testimony; confirm a person in a belief.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. establish

    Synonyms:
    plant, fir, settle, found, demonstrate, organize, confirm, institute, prove, substantiate

    Antonyms:
    suppliant, unsettle, break-up, disestablish, misstate, confute, refute upset, subvert, presume, suppose, guess, conjecture, surmise

Princeton's WordNet

  1. establish, set up, found, launchverb

    set up or found

    "She set up a literacy program"

    Synonyms:
    tack together, put together, set in motion, lay down, found, prepare, institute, instal, piece, tack, show, fix, put in, base, gear up, put up, frame, entrap, make, arrange, ground, plant, give, order, erect, ensnare, raise, lay out, launch, pitch, prove, plunge, shew, ready, set up, demonstrate, put, effect, effectuate, install, rear, assemble, constitute, set, rig, build

    Antonyms:
    abolish, get rid of

  2. establish, found, plant, constitute, instituteverb

    set up or lay the groundwork for

    "establish a new department"

    Synonyms:
    engraft, demonstrate, name, ground, implant, set up, install, be, set, base, found, institute, instal, launch, build, appoint, imbed, comprise, prove, represent, form, give, plant, shew, lay down, embed, make up, bring, nominate, make, show, constitute

    Antonyms:
    get rid of, abolish

  3. prove, demonstrate, establish, show, shewverb

    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:
    attest, express, rise, lay down, found, leaven, demo, try, exhibit, build, show, testify, depict, install, test, evidence, try out, present, read, instal, point, examine, make, indicate, ground, record, picture, register, certify, usher, plant, give, designate, essay, raise, render, launch, evince, prove, shew, institute, set up, turn out, demonstrate, manifest, show up, turn up, march, constitute, base, bear witness

    Antonyms:
    abolish, get rid of

  4. lay down, establish, makeverb

    institute, enact, or establish

    "make laws"

    Synonyms:
    wee-wee, take, hit, bring in, construct, demonstrate, draw, cook, have, piddle, launch, plant, piss, constitute, do, stool, earn, make believe, get to, hold, shit, defecate, lay down, institute, name, install, set up, stimulate, progress to, create, crap, take a shit, pretend, make water, gain, ready, found, realize, make up, shew, give, attain, pull in, induce, form, pee, show, make, wee, ca-ca, get, prepare, base, micturate, ground, reach, prove, build, throw, pass water, arrive at, pee-pee, relieve oneself, instal, spend a penny, take in, puddle, take a crap, clear, produce, nominate, take a leak, score, cause, urinate, work, fix, realise, seduce

    Antonyms:
    get rid of, abolish

  5. establish, giveverb

    bring about

    "The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"

    Synonyms:
    hand, commit, chip in, dedicate, cave in, lay down, collapse, found, institute, instal, impart, pass on, show, return, base, reach, present, have, fall in, make, pay, ground, throw, gift, kick in, feed, set up, ease up, apply, plant, give, grant, open, founder, move over, devote, hold, pass, render, launch, prove, shew, sacrifice, yield, turn over, demonstrate, leave, give way, install, consecrate, break, generate, contribute, constitute, afford, build

    Antonyms:
    get rid of, abolish

  6. install, instal, set up, establishverb

    place

    "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"

    Synonyms:
    tack together, put together, lay down, frame, prepare, institute, instal, piece, tack, show, fix, put in, base, gear up, put up, found, entrap, make, arrange, ground, plant, give, order, erect, ensnare, raise, lay out, launch, pitch, prove, shew, ready, set up, demonstrate, put, effect, effectuate, install, rear, assemble, constitute, set, rig, build

    Antonyms:
    get rid of, abolish

  7. build, establishverb

    build or establish something abstract

    "build a reputation"

    Synonyms:
    demonstrate, ground, progress, install, construct, found, plant, base, set up, ramp up, instal, launch, build, prove, give, institute, build up, show, shew, lay down, make, work up, constitute

    Antonyms:
    abolish, get rid of

  8. establish, base, ground, foundverb

    use as a basis for; found on

    "base a claim on some observation"

    Synonyms:
    demonstrate, ground, set up, install, strand, base, found, institute, instal, launch, build, prove, free-base, give, run aground, plant, shew, undercoat, lay down, prime, anchor, make, show, constitute

    Antonyms:
    get rid of, abolish

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Editors Contribution

  1. instate

    to form; to found; to institute; to set up

    Submitted by acronimous on June 24, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. establishverb

    Synonyms:
    fix, settle, plant, found, institute, constitute, organize, form

  2. establishverb

    Synonyms:
    confirm, ratify, sanction, approve

  3. establishverb

    Synonyms:
    prove, substantiate, verify, make good

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. establishverb

    Synonyms:
    found, organize, institute, substantiate, verify, ratify

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How to use establish in a sentence?

  1. Jack Cheng:

    It's the mindset, first things first, you establish a community.

  2. Chris Miller:

    We are hoping to be one of the first to establish this comprehensive screening of reactive proteins in wheat.

  3. Jorge Arreaza:

    Europe is giving us eight days? Where do you get that you have the power to establish a deadline or an ultimatum to a sovereign people?

  4. Mary Jo Larson:

    The take away is that the Navy and Marines must establish additional effective prevention programs, which send a strong message that those that need medical help can receive it confidentially.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    If you devote your life to humanity, you have to clean up first your thoughts, behaviours, and manners to establish neutrality, equality, fairness, justice, and love; second, you only have to focus, to help others without personal expectations, desires and any hope of returns.


Translations for establish

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  • основавам, утвърждавам, затвърждавам, установявамBulgarian
  • establirCatalan, Valencian
  • einsetzen, herstellen, festlegen, niederlassen, feststellen, festsetzen, etablieren, eröffnen, gründen, begründenGerman
  • καθιερώνωGreek
  • establiEsperanto
  • establecer, nombrarSpanish
  • تاسيس كردنPersian
  • osoittaa, perustaa, vakiinnuttaa, nimittää, vahvistaaFinnish
  • établirFrench
  • stèidhichScottish Gaelic
  • establecerGalician
  • հիմնադրել, նշանակել, հաստատել, հիմնավորելArmenian
  • دامه‌زراندن, پێکهێنانKurdish
  • parākiri, whakaūMāori
  • bevestigen, oprichten, stichten, vaststellenDutch
  • etablere, fastslåNorwegian
  • ustalić, ustanowić, założyć, wyznaczyćPolish
  • estabelecer, nomear, firmar, fundarPortuguese
  • stabiliRomanian
  • основывать, учредить, устанавливать, основать, учреждать, установитьRussian
  • motivera, etablera, grundläga, grundaSwedish
  • yapmak, tespit etmek, saptamak, yerleştirmekTurkish
  • thành lậpVietnamese

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