Definitions for establishment
ɪˈstæb lɪʃ məntes·tab·lish·ment
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word establishment.
constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisationnoun
the act of forming or establishing something
"the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"
an organization founded and united for a specific purpose
administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisationnoun
the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something
"he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
a public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence
any large organization
(ecology) the process by which a plant or animal becomes established in a new habitat
the cognitive process of establishing a valid proof
The act of establishing; a ratifying or ordaining; settlement; confirmation.
Since their establishment of the company in 1984, they have grown into a global business.
The state of being established, founded, etc.; fixed state.
The firm celebrated twenty years since their establishment by updating their look.
That which is established; as a form of government, a permanent organization, business or force, or the place where one is permanently fixed for residence.
The establishment: the ruling class or authority group in a society; especially, an entrenched authority dedicated to preserving the status quo. Sometimes capitalized: the Establishment.
It's often necessary to question the establishment to get things done.
Etymology: establissement, (Modern French établissement) from the verb establir.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from establish; etablissement, French.
All happy peace, and goodly government,
Is settled there in sure establishment. Fairy Queen, b. ii. c. 11.
He had not the act penned by way of recognition of right; as, on the other side, he avoided to have it by new law; but chose rather a kind of middle way, by way of establishment. Francis Bacon, Henry VII.
Now come unto that general reformation, and bring in that establishment by which all men should be contained in duty. Edmund Spenser, State of Ireland.
The sacred order to which you belong, and even the establishment on which it subsists, have often been struck at; but in vain. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.
His excellency, who had the sole disposal of the emperor’s revenue, might easily provide against that evil, by gradually lessening your establishment. Gulliver’s Travels.
the act of establishing; a ratifying or ordaining; settlement; confirmation
the state of being established, founded, and the like; fixed state
that which is established; as: (a) A form of government, civil or ecclesiastical; especially, a system of religion maintained by the civil power; as, the Episcopal establishment of England. (b) A permanent civil, military, or commercial, force or organization. (c) The place in which one is permanently fixed for residence or business; residence, including grounds, furniture, equipage, etc.; with which one is fitted out; also, any office or place of business, with its fixtures; that which serves for the carrying on of a business; as, to keep up a large establishment; a manufacturing establishment
Etymology: [Cf. OF. establissement, F. tablissement.]
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
An installation, together with its personnel and equipment, organized as an operating entity. See also activity; base; equipment.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The regulated complement or quota of officers and men to a ship, either in time of war or peace. The equipment. The regulated dimensions of spars, cabin, rigging, &c.--Establishment of a port. An awkward phrase lately lugged in to denote the tide-hour of a port.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
The quota of officers and men in an army, regiment, troop, or company.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'establishment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2520
Rank popularity for the word 'establishment' in Nouns Frequency: #947
The numerical value of establishment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of establishment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Established industries and lobbies give primarily to establishment candidates that they perceive will be leaders and eventual nominees.
I've never been establishment, but I can work with the establishment.
Today I say to the Democratic establishment, in order to win in the future, you need to win the voters who represent the future of our country and you must speak to the issues of concern to them.
The relationship between the Jordanian military establishment and Israel is deep. It is very deep, i wonder whether there are any additional areas in which they could strengthen the relationship, keeping in mind that it cannot be overt [support].
Senior members of the security establishment have not been entirely cooperative – let’s put it that way – with the operations and still maintain contacts with FDLR leadership.
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- основаване, учреждениеBulgarian
- establimentCatalan, Valencian
- etablering, oprettelseDanish
- ίδρυση, καθεστώς, κατεστημένο, ίδρυμαGreek
- estiĝo, establiĝo, establadoEsperanto
- establishment, yritys, perustaminenFinnish
- établissement, establishmentFrench
- stèidheachadhScottish Gaelic
- מוסד, ייסוד, ממסד, היווסדHebrew
- 支配階級, 設立, 設置, 制度, 施設Japanese
- vestiging, bestelDutch
- sistema, estabelecimento, situação, fundaçãoPortuguese
- stabiliment, așezământ, întreprindere, instalare, instituire, așezare, stabilire, instituție, colonieRomanian
- истэблишмент, установление, истеблишмент, заведение, учреждение, основаниеRussian
- vladajuća garnitura (f), establišmentSerbo-Croatian
- etablerande, etablering, etablissemangSwedish
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