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install

in·stall

install

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn stawl
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: installed, installing, installs
definition 1: to put (a machine, system, or the like) into position and make ready for use.
They installed the new clothes dryer, and it's working now.
similar words:
emplace, fix, locate, lodge, plant, position, set
definition 2: to establish in an office, position, or order.
She was installed as head of the company by the board of directors last year.
synonyms:
establish, instate
antonyms:
remove
similar words:
frock, induct, introduce, ordain
definition 3: to ceremoniously induct into a position or office.
synonyms:
inaugurate, induct
similar words:
crown, enthrone, instate
Word Builder: install +
  • installer:
    a person who installs things, such as appliances or carpet.