To better see all uses of the word
The War of the Worlds
please enable javascript.

Used In
The War of the Worlds
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • I began to comfort her and myself by repeating all that Ogilvy had told me of the impossibility of the Martians establishing themselves on the earth.
  • No one in Weybridge could tell us where the headquarters were established; the whole place was in such confusion as I had never seen in any town before.

  • There are no more uses of "establish" in the book.

To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: establish a positive tone. Define
create or start
as in: establish that there is a need Define
show or determine (cause to be recognized or figure out)
as in: establish the company as a leader Define
cause long-term acceptance, reputation, or success
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading