Definition of “entrench” - English Dictionary

“entrench” in Business English

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entrenchverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈtrentʃ/ us

to establish something firmly so that it cannot be changed:

This bold and comprehensive programme aims to restore growth, entrench low inflation, and reduce the public debt.
entrench yourself

to establish yourself firmly in a position, job, etc. so that it is difficult to remove you:

The company's management and directors have entrenched themselves by changing the voting requirements for expansion of the board.

(Definition of “entrench” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)