verb (used with object), in·stat·ed, in·stat·ing.
Related formsin·state·ment, nounun·in·stat·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for instate
Instate Republicans insist that O'Donnell is focused on doing local media and appealing to the state's voters.
They expressed a cordial readiness to instate him in the position which his father had occupied.Alexander the Great|Jacob Abbott
Alternatively, the state can instate an efficient court system, aided by active law enforcement agencies.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin