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in·stall

also in·stal  (ĭn-stôl′)
tr.v. in·stalled, in·stall·ing, in·stalls also in·stals
1. To connect or set in position and prepare for use: installed the new furnace; installed software on my computer.
2. To induct into an office, rank, or position: a ceremony to install the new governor.
3. To settle in an indicated place or condition; establish: installed myself in the spare room.

[Middle English installen, to place in office, from Old French installer, from Medieval Latin īnstallāre : Latin in-, in; see in-2 + stallum, stall, place; see stel- in Indo-European roots.]

in·stall′er n.

install

(ɪnˈstɔːl) or

instal

vb (tr) , -stalls, -stalling, -stalled, -stals, -stalling or -stalled
1. to place (machinery, equipment, etc) in position and connect and adjust for use
2. (Computer Science) to transfer (computer software) from a distribution file to a permanent location on disk, and prepare it for its particular environment and application
3. to put in a position, rank, etc
4. to settle (a person, esp oneself) in a position or state: she installed herself in an armchair.
[C16: from Medieval Latin installāre, from in-2 + stallum stall1]
inˈstaller n

in•stall

or in•stal

(ɪnˈstɔl)

v.t. -stalled, -stall•ing or -stal•ling.
1. to put in place or connect for service or use: to install a heating system; to install software on a computer.
2. to establish in an office, position, or place.
3. to induct into an office or the like with ceremonies or formalities.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Medieval Latin installāre; see in2, stall1]
in•stall′er, n.

install

- Its earliest sense was "place in office by seating in a stall or official seat," from Old French estaler, "to place," from estal, "place."
See also related terms for stall.

install


Past participle: installed
Gerund: installing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.install - set up for use; "install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"
lay, place, put, set, position, pose - put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
retrofit - fit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house; "The mansion was retrofitted with modern plumbing"
reinstall - install again; "She reinstalled the washer after it had been repaired"
put up, post - place so as to be noticed; "post a sign"; "post a warning at the dump"
2.install - put into an office or a position; "the new president was installed immediately after the election"
induct, seat, invest - place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position; "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
enthrone, vest, invest - provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights"
3.install - place; "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"

install

verb
1. set up, put in, place, position, station, establish, lay, fix, locate, lodge They had installed a new phone line in the apartment.
2. institute, establish, introduce, invest, ordain, inaugurate, induct, instate A new Catholic bishop was installed yesterday.
3. settle, position, plant, establish, lodge, ensconce Before her husband's death she had installed herself in a modern villa.

install

also instal
verb
1. To put in or assign to a certain position or location:
2. To admit formally into membership or office, as with ritual:
3. To place securely in a position or condition:
Translations
يُرَكِّبيُنَصِّب
instalovatusadituvést do úřadu
indsætteinstallerelægge indmontere
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beszerelinstalláltelepít
koma fyrir, setja uppsetja í embætti; koma fyrir
instaliacijaįtaisytiįvedimasįvesdinti į tarnybąįvesti
iekārtotiesierīkotievadītievilktuzstādīt
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namestiti
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install

[ɪnˈstɔːl] vt
[+ equipment, machine] → installer; [+ kitchen, bathroom] → installer
(COMPUTING) [+ software] → installer
[+ official] → installer dans ses fonctions

install

vtinstallieren (also Comput); telephone alsoanschließen; bathroom, fireplaceeinbauen; person(in ein Amt) einsetzen or einführen; governmenteinsetzen; priestinvestieren; to have electricity installedans Elektrizitätsnetz angeschlossen werden; when you’ve installed yourself in your new officewenn Sie sich in Ihrem neuen Büro installiert or eingerichtet haben; he installed himself in the best armchair (inf)er pflanzte sich auf den besten Sessel (inf)

install

[ɪnˈstɔːl] vt (machine, equipment, telephone) → installare; (mayor, official) → insediare

install

(inˈstoːl) verb
1. to put in place ready for use. When was the telephone/electricity installed (in this house)?
2. to put (a thing, oneself or another person) in a place or position. He was installed as president yesterday; They soon installed themselves in the new house.
installation (instəˈleiʃən) noun
1. the act of installing.
2. a piece of equipment that has been installed. The cooker, fridge and other electrical installations are all in working order.
inˈstalment noun
1. one payment out of a number of payments into which an amount of money, especially a debt, is divided. The new carpet is being paid for by monthly instalments.
2. a part of a story that is printed one part at a time eg in a weekly magazine, or read in parts on the radio. Did you hear the final instalment last week?

install

v. instalar, colocar.
References in classic literature ?
cried the three girls, as Snodgrass led her friend triumphantly forth, and producing both a chair and a badge, installed him in a jiffy.
Carr and his daughters were installed in a new house, built near the site of the double cabin, which was again transferred to the settlement, in order to give greater seclusion to the fair guests.
Hannah spoke only when spoken to, instead of first, last, and all the time; Hannah at fourteen was a member of the church; Hannah liked to knit; Hannah was, probably, or would have been, a pattern of all the smaller virtues; instead of which here was this black-haired gypsy, with eyes as big as cartwheels, installed as a member of the household.
John Dashwood now installed herself mistress of Norland; and her mother and sisters-in-law were degraded to the condition of visitors.
she and I must have some talk;" and bending from the perpendicular, he installed his person in the arm- chair opposite Mrs.
She had installed herself, some time before, as Mr.
Ever since I had discovered Erik installed in the Opera, I lived in a perpetual terror of his horrible fancies, not in so far as I was concerned, but I dreaded everything for others.
Instead of individual batteries, one at each telephone, a large common battery was installed in the exchange itself.
IT is no part of mine to narrate the adventures of John Nicholson, which were many, but simply his more momentous misadventures, which were more than he desired, and, by human standards, more than he deserved; how he reached California, how he was rooked, and robbed, and beaten, and starved; how he was at last taken up by charitable folk, restored to some degree of self-complacency, and installed as a clerk in a bank in San Francisco, it would take too long to tell; nor in these episodes were there any marks of the peculiar Nicholsonic destiny, for they were just such matters as befell some thousands of other young adventurers in the same days and places.
So here we are, installed in this beautiful old house, and from both my bedroom and the drawing room I can see the great elms of the cathedral close, with their great black stems standing out against the old yellow stone of the cathedral, and I can hear the rooks overhead cawing and cawing and chattering and chattering and gossiping all day, after the manner of rooks--and humans.
And the Babiroussa would have been installed in its cage in the Jardin des Plantes, and have drawn all the curious people of the capital
But, awkwardly enough, the guards now appeared at the rear of the temple, and there installed themselves, in readiness to prevent a surprise.

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