- Present participle of install.
Variant of install
transitive verbinstalled, installing
- to place in an office, rank, etc., with formality or ceremony
- to establish in a place or condition; settle: to install oneself in a deck chair
- to fix in position for use: to install new fixtures
Origin of installEcclesiastical Medieval Latin installare ; from in-, in + stallum ; from Old High German stal, a place, seat, stall