For the first time in US history, a system was established to fund presidential campaigns with tax dollars.
He established that Shannon was on Frontier Airlines flight 727 on June 30, 2011, from Washington to Denver.
He established the town of Sanford there with the hope that it would become “the Gate City of South Florida.”
late 14c., from Old French establiss-, present participle stem of establir (12c., Modern French établir) "cause to stand still, establish, stipulate, set up, erect, build," from Latin stabilire "make stable," from stabilis "stable" (see stable (adj.)).
For initial e-, see especial. Related: Established; establishing. An established church or religion is one sanctioned by the state.