Student Thesaurus

One entry found for establishment.
Entry Word: establishment
Function: noun
Text: 1 a building, room, or suite of rooms occupied by a service business <one of the best dining establishments in the city> -- see PLACE 2
2 a commercial or industrial activity or organization <new business establishments sprang up all over in the postwar boom> -- see ENTERPRISE 1
3 a public organization with a particular purpose or function <the proposed change in pollution standards was opposed by environmental establishments across the board> -- see INSTITUTION 1
4 a structure that is designed and built for a particular purpose <the city boasts a host of outstanding medical establishments> -- see FACILITY