install, instal, put in, set up(verb)
set up for use
"install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"
put into an office or a position
"the new president was installed immediately after the election"
install, instal, set up, establish(verb)
"Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"
Installation. (Usage originated as a truncated form of the word installation.)
A computer software utility that is run to install a software application. Also used as an adjective.
After inserting the disk, you need to run the install.
To connect, set up or prepare something for use
I haven't installed the new operating system yet because of all the bugs.
To admit formally into an office, rank or position.
He was installed as Chancellor of the University.
To establish or settle in.
I installed myself in my usual chair by the fire.
to set in a seat; to give a place to; establish (one) in a place
to place in an office, rank, or order; to invest with any charge by the usual ceremonies; to instate; to induct; as, to install an ordained minister as pastor of a church; to install a college president
Origin: [F. installer, LL. installare, fr. pref. in- in + OHG. stal a place, stall, G. stall, akin to E. stall: cf. It. installare. See Stall.]
The install command is a standard Unix program used to copy files and set file permissions.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Instal, in-stawl′, v.t. to place in a seat: to place in an office or order: to invest with any charge or office with the customary ceremonies.—ns. Installā′tion, the act of installing or placing in an office with ceremonies: a placing in position for use, also a general term for the complete mechanical apparatus for electric lighting, &c.; Instal′ment, the act of installing: one of the parts of a sum paid at various times: that which is produced at stated periods. [Fr.,—Low L. installare—in, in, stallum, a stall—Old High Ger. stal (Ger. stall), Eng. stall.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'install' in Verbs Frequency: #543
The numerical value of install in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of install in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of install in a Sentence
This area is rocky and it is very difficult to dig wells or install hand pumps.
If necessary, we can quickly install (a fence) using the razor-wire produced here.
Currently, there are more requests to install the product and we’re short on manpower.
A second (line) would very easy to install, and we have enough space for a third if needed.
Our plan is to install 75 megawatts (MW) of battery storage, most of which is already in place.
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- instal·larCatalan, Valencian
- 導入, インストールJapanese
- instaléierenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- opzetten, aansluiten, installerenDutch
- устана́вливать, монти́ровать, помещать, инсталли́ровать, поместить, установи́тьRussian
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