Definition of establish :
1. To appoint or constitute for permanence, as officers, laws, regulations, etc.; to enact; to ordain.
2. 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.
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.
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enact (part of speech: verb)
evince (part of speech: verb)
betoken, document, determine, exemplify, demonstrate, state, corroborate, exhibit, evince, manifest, support, connote, vouch, prove, adduce, indicate, certify, witness, observe, confirm, avouch, attest, substantiate, testify, illustrate, validate, declare, authenticate, depose
ascertain (part of speech: verb)
install (part of speech: verb)
order (part of speech: verb)
integrate, grade, set, regulate, classify, group, program, marshal, form, harmonize, array, separate, normalize, systematize, sort, sift, scheme, prepare, orchestrate, adjust, rate, fix, shape, structure, balance, right, cast, organize, subordinate, screen, devise, schematize, schedule, frame, mediate, stabilize, control, plot, pigeonhole, stratify, type, arrange, categorize, settle, methodize, compose, unify, plan, place, collate, design, score, rationalize, class, rank, unsnarl, order, maintain, chart
locate (part of speech: verb)
- The personal marks which seemed to establish the claimant's case demonstrated his guilt He was detected by the medical expert brought in to prove his identity, and was recognized by that gentleman, Dr. Barton, who would be called, and who had once already exposed him in a grave social offence- cheating at cards. - "The Mark Of Cain", Andrew Lang.
- It would be better to establish it here and now. - "The Eight Strokes of the Clock", Maurice Le Blanc.
- There was the third point to establish that theory. - "Witness For The Defence", A.E.W. Mason.