Set up or found.
Roget 150: be firm etc. adj.; stick fast; stand firm, keep firm, remain firm; weather the storm, stay the course, stick to the course, keep the faith, don't give in, don't buckle under. settle, ... show more
Dutch: stichten, instellen, institueren, oprichten
Set up or lay the groundwork for:
— Establish a new department.
Dutch: gronden, grondvesten, stichten, vestigen
Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment.
Dutch: aantonen, bewijzen, hardmaken, staven, uitwijzen
— The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth.
Build or establish something abstract.
Moby thesaurus: acclimate, acclimatize, accommodate, accustom, adapt, adjust, advertise, affirm, afford proof of, ascertain, assure, authenticate, author, authorize, back up, ballyhoo, bark, base, bear, bed ... show more.
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