Established

  • (adj): Brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established.
    Example: "The established social order"; "a team established as a member of a major league"; "enjoyed his prestige as an established writer"; "an established precedent"; "the established Church"
    Synonyms: constituted
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on established:

Doughty Hanson & Co - History
... In 1990 they established CWB Partners, a private equity joint venture between Standard Chartered and Westdeutsche Landesbank ... Doughty Hanson was established as an independent firm in 1995 ... investment team and the following year it established a team to focus on early stage technology venture capital investing ...
Emmons County, North Dakota - History
... Emmons County was established before the state of North Dakota ... It is the oldest existing town in the county (established in 1898) ... Tirsbol was established in 1902 ten miles (16 km) south of Linton ...
Zayed University
... Zayed University (or ZU), established in 1998, is the newest of the three government sponsored higher educational institutions in the United Arab Emirates ... two sister institutions are the Higher Colleges of Technology established in 1988 and the United Arab Emirates University established in 1976 ...
Khmer Empire - History - Yasodharapura — The First City of Angkor
... He was followed by his son Yasovarman I (reigned 889 – 915 AD), who established a new capital, Yasodharapura – the first city of Angkor ... Jayavarman IV established a new capital at Koh Ker, some 100 km northeast of Angkor ... He took up again the extensive building schemes of the earlier kings and established a series of temples in the Angkor area not the least being the East Mebon, on an island in the ...
Runnels County, Texas - History Timeline
1852 Fort Chadbourne established. 1862 Pickettville established by Mr. 1899 The community of Pumphrey, originally named New Hope, is established by Wm ...

More definitions of "established":

  • (adj): Introduced from another region and persisting without cultivation.
    Synonyms: naturalized
  • (adj): Conforming with accepted standards.
    Synonyms: conventional
  • (adj): Shown to be valid beyond a reasonable doubt.
    Example: "The established facts in the case"
  • (adj): Securely established.
    Example: "An established reputation"
    Synonyms: firm

Famous quotes containing the word established:

    I’ve found that there are only two kinds that are any good: slang that has established itself in the language, and slang that you make up yourself. Everything else is apt to be passé before it gets into print.
    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)

    You do not become a critic until it has been completely established to your own satisfaction that you cannot be a poet.
    Théophile Gautier (1811–1872)

    It is not the cause for which men took up arms that makes a victory more just or less, it is the order that is established when arms have been laid down.
    Simone Weil (1909–1943)