[ in-steyt ]
/ ɪnˈsteɪt /
verb (used with object), in·stat·ed, in·stat·ing.
to put or place in a certain state or position, as in an office; install.
Obsolete. to endow with something.
Words nearby instate
OTHER WORDS FROM instatein·state·ment, nounun·in·stat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for instatement
/ (ɪnˈsteɪt) /
(tr) to place in a position or office; install
Derived forms of instateinstatement, noun
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