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establish
used in Candide

4 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
establish a positive tone
Definition
create, start, or set in [a] place
  • "I was in hopes," said Pangloss, "that I should reason with you a little about causes and effects, about the best of possible worlds, the origin of evil, the nature of the soul, and the pre-established harmony."
    Chapter 30 (56% in)
pre-established = previously created
  • "I am still of my first opinion," answered Pangloss, "for I am a philosopher and I cannot retract, especially as Leibnitz could never be wrong; and besides, the pre-established harmony is the finest thing in the world, and so is his plenum and materia subtilis."
    Chapter 28 (98% in)
pre-established = previously created
There are no more uses of "establish" flagged with this meaning in Candide.

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exact meaning not specified
  • All hostelries established for the convenience of commerce are paid by the government.
    Chapter 17 (90% in)
  • This is the practice established from time immemorial, among civilised nations that scour the seas.
    Chapter 11 (45% in)

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