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establish
British English: /ɪˈstablɪʃ/
, /ɛˈstablɪʃ/
American English: /əˈstæblɪʃ/

Translation of establish in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (set up)
    (firm, tribunal, state, guidelines, basis, relations)
  • 2 (gain acceptance for)
    (principle, theory, authority, supremacy)
    to establish a reputation for oneself as
    se faire connaître en tant que
    (singer, actor, expert)
    se faire une réputation de
    (cheat, liar)
  • 3 (determine, prove)
    (guilt, innocence, ownership, paternity, facts)
    (cause)
    to establish that … to establish what/why/whether
    montrer ce que/pourquoi/si
    to establish the cause of death
    déterminer les causes du décès

reflexive verb

  • to establish oneself
    s'installer
    to establish oneself as a butcher
    s'installer boucher

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