Institution Meaning

There are 5 meaning(s) for word Institution

Institution Meaning 1 : an organization founded and united for a specific purpose

    Synonyms : establishment
Institution Meaning 2 : the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

    Synonyms : creation,  foundation,  founding,  initiation,  innovation,  instauration,  introduction,  origination
Institution Meaning 3 : a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person

    Synonyms : asylum,  insane asylum,  mental home,  mental hospital,  mental institution,  psychiatric hospital
Institution Meaning 4 : a custom that for a long time has been an important feature of some group or society

    Example : the institution of marriage,the institution of slavery,he had become an institution in the theater

Institution Meaning 5 : an establishment consisting of a building or complex of buildings where an organization for the promotion of some cause is situated