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installer
Pronunciation: /ɛ̃stale/

Translation of installer in English:

verbe transitif

also: s'installer verbe pronominal

  • 1 (devenir durable)
    (régime)
    to become established
    (atmosphère, morosité, récession)
    to set in
    le doute s'installe dans leur esprit
    they're beginning to have doubts
    In Other Dictionaries
    Translate become established into German
  • 2 (professionnellement)
    to set oneself up in business
    s'installer à son compte
    to set up one's own business
  • 4 (se mettre à l'aise) s'installer dans un fauteuil
    to settle into an armchair
    s'installer au soleil/près de la fenêtre
    to sit in the sun/by the window
    s'installer pour travailler/à son bureau
    to settle down to work/at one's desk
    être bien installé dans un fauteuil
    to be sitting comfortably in an armchair
    tu es bien installé?
    are you sitting comfortably?
    installe-toi, j'arrive! dès qu'il est invité quelque part, il s'installe
    when he is invited somewhere, he really makes himself at home
    on est mal installé sur ces chaises
    these chairs are uncomfortable
  • 5 (être mis en place) l'appareil s'installe facilement
    the appliance is easy to install
  • 6 (s'implanter) des usines étrangères vont s'installer dans la région
    foreign companies are going to open factories in the area
    le musée devrait s'installer en banlieue
    the museum will probably be situated in the suburbs

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