Founded vs Instituted - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between founded and instituted
is that founded
is while instituted
As an adjective founded
is having a basis.
To set up; to launch; to institute.
Use as a basis for; grounded on.
Having a basis.
- She offered a well-founded hypothesis.
From (etyl) institut, from (etyl), from (etyl) .
An organization founded to promote a cause
An institution of learning; a college, especially for technical subjects
The building housing such an institution
(obsolete) The act of instituting; institution.
- I work in a medical research institute .
(obsolete) That which is instituted, established, or fixed, such as a law, habit, or custom.
- water sanctified by Christ's institute
- They made a sort of institute and digest of anarchy.
(legal, Scotland) The person to whom an estate is first given by destination or limitation.
- to make the Stoics' institutes thy own
* educational institute
* research institute
* academic institute
From (etyl), from (etyl) .
To begin or initiate (something); to found.
* (rfdate) Shakespeare
- He instituted the new policy of having children walk through a metal detector to enter school.
* 1776 , (Thomas Jefferson), (Declaration of Independence) :
- And haply institute / A course of learning and ingenious studies.
(obsolete) To train, instruct.
*:Publius was the first that ever instituted the Souldier to manage his armes by dexteritie and skil, and joyned art unto vertue, not for the use of private contentions, but for the wars and Roman peoples quarrels.
* (rfdate) Dr. H. More
- Whenever any from of government becomes destructive of these ends it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to institute a new government.
To nominate; to appoint.
* (William Shakespeare) (c.1564–1616)
- If children were early instituted , knowledge would insensibly insinuate itself.
(ecclesiastical, legal) To invest with the spiritual charge of a benefice, or the care of souls.
- We institute your Grace / To be our regent in these parts of France.
(obsolete) Established; organized; founded.
* Robynson (More's Utopia)
- They have but few laws. For to a people so instruct and institute , very few to suffice.