Visit the forum if you have a language query!

institute

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.
John C. Calhoun
Jump to: navigation, search

English

Etymology

  1. (Verb) Middle English, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] institutus (past participle of instituere)
  2. (Noun) From the name of the French Institut National des Sciences et des Arts

Pronunciation

Noun

Wikipedia-logo-en.png
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Singular
institute

Plural
{{{1}}}

institute ({{{1}}})
  1. An organization founded to promote a cause
    • A medical research institute
  2. An institution of learning; a college, especially for technical subjects
  3. The building housing such an institution

Derived terms

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to institute

Third person singular
institut

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to institute (third-person singular simple present institut, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) to begin or initiate something
    "He instituted the new policy of having children walk through a metal detector to enter school."

Translations

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE