Established - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈstæblɪʃt|  American pronunciation of the word established
Brit.  |ɪˈstablɪʃt|  British pronunciation of the word established
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto establish
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto establish

adjective

- settled securely and unconditionally (syn: accomplished, effected)
- conforming with accepted standards (syn: conventional)
- shown to be valid beyond a reasonable doubt

the established facts in the case

- introduced from another region and persisting without cultivation (syn: naturalized)

Examples

Competition from established businesses can be formidable.

By 1969 the civil rights movement was already an established fact.

Every once in a while, the established order (=people who rule) is overthrown.

the established facts in the case

The film established her as a star.

She established a reputation as a hard worker.

The word is now established as part of the English language.

The company has established itself as a leader in the industry.

She established a system of tracking expenses more accurately.

The two countries established a mutual trade agreement.

The fund was established to aid the poor.

The company has established a secure foothold in the market.

Radar established the precise location of the aircraft.

They established a foundation to help orphaned children.

The state has established harsh penalties for drug dealers.

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