Definition: to start or create a foundation for
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): break ground, begin
Antonym(s): ruin, destroy
1. If the administration wants to discourage sexual harassment at work, it should institute stronger policies against undesirable actions.
2. The country’s founders knew they had to institute laws for the good of all citizens.
3. The grant will allow us to institute a scholarship foundation for needy students.