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1. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] the act of forming or establishing something.

Synonyms

  • collectivization
  • collectivisation
  • formation
  • beginning
  • communisation
  • commencement
  • colonization
  • settlement
  • organisation
  • unionisation
  • federation
  • colonisation
  • start
  • organization
  • constitution
  • unionization

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • inactivity
  • enfranchisement
  • artifact

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Establishment

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

How do you pronounce establishment?

Pronounce establishment as ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt.

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Sentences with establishment


1. Noun, singular or mass
Think about who will frequent your establishment, and why, and then choose your building based on that.

2. Adjective
Small businesses can often have trouble capturing overhead costs during their initial growth and establishment phase.

Quotes about establishment


1. Politically, I feel out of touch, like I’m wearing gloves—boxing gloves. We need to go bareknuckle to beat back the entrenched establishment.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Sex could be a blissful communion,. But it could also be a weapon, and its absence, sometimes, was required for the establishment of peace.
- Ann Brashares, Girls In Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood

3. (Cedric Price produced the Potteries Thinkbelt) ...project which questioned most of the cherished establishment premises of university education and substituted in their place their complete inversion.
- Roy Landau, The Square Book

2. re-establishment

noun. restoration to a previous state.

Antonyms

  • natural object

3. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] an organization founded and united for a specific purpose.

Synonyms

  • educational institution
  • financial organisation
  • medical institution
  • religion
  • honorary society
  • institution
  • financial institution
  • organization
  • academy
  • financial organization
  • vicarship
  • charity
  • organized religion
  • faith
  • company
  • issuer
  • vicariate

Antonyms

  • atheism
  • unbelief
  • apophatism
  • doctrine of analogy

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something.

Synonyms

  • regime
  • organisation
  • judiciary
  • governing body
  • advisory board
  • management
  • pecking order
  • Curia
  • organization
  • brass
  • bench
  • executive
  • officialdom
  • hierarchy
  • body
  • top brass
  • planning board
  • authorities
  • government
  • government officials
  • governance
  • administration
  • power structure

Antonyms

  • head
  • rear
  • deactivation
  • ending

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] a public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence.

Synonyms

  • structure
  • place of business
  • poorhouse
  • perfumery
  • university
  • school system
  • business establishment
  • construction
  • phrontistery
  • academy

Antonyms

  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
  • softness

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] any large organization.

Synonyms

  • organisation

Antonyms

  • denationalization
  • natural depression

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] the cognitive process of establishing a valid proof.

Synonyms

  • validation
  • proof

Antonyms

  • porosity
  • thickness
  • thin

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. establishment

noun. ['ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt'] (ecology) the process by which a plant or animal becomes established in a new habitat.

Synonyms

  • natural action
  • natural process
  • activity
  • action

Antonyms

  • end
  • death
  • closing
  • arrive

Etymology

  • establissement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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