Definitions for facilitatefəˈsɪl ɪˌteɪt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word facilitate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. facilitate, ease, alleviate(verb)

    make easier

    "you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge"

  2. help, facilitate(verb)

    be of use

    "This will help to prevent accidents"

  3. facilitate(verb)

    increase the likelihood of (a response)

    "The stimulus facilitates a delayed impulse"

Wiktionary

  1. facilitate(Verb)

    To make easy or easier.

  2. facilitate(Verb)

    To help bring about

  3. facilitate(Verb)

    To preside over (a meeting, a seminar)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Facilitate(verb)

    to make easy or less difficult; to free from difficulty or impediment; to lessen the labor of; as, to facilitate the execution of a task

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. faciliter. See Facility.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'facilitate' in Verbs Frequency: #792

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Matthew VanDyke:

    We don't facilitate any foreign fighters.

  2. Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis:

    The decisions that will facilitate a return to normality will take place.

  3. Caryn Lerman:

    It offers compelling evidence that gradual reduction should be considered to facilitate quitting.

  4. Juan Manuel:

    The coordinates have been received. I am giving instructions to facilitate the liberation for next week.

  5. Fairfax County Judge David Schell:

    The public has the right to be informed, it's important to facilitate an appropriate flow of information.

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Translations for facilitate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • سهلArabic
  • благоприятствам, улеснявамBulgarian
  • usnadnit, ulehčitCzech
  • facilitereDanish
  • fördern, erleichternGerman
  • διευκολύνωGreek
  • faciligiEsperanto
  • facilitarSpanish
  • [[johtaa]] [[puhetta]], johtaa, helpottaa, fasilitoidaFinnish
  • faciliterFrench
  • оңойлотуу, басаңдатуу, жеңилдетүү, азайтууKyrgyz
  • tūāpā, huawaereMāori
  • forenkle, gjøre lettereNorwegian
  • forenkle, forenkla, gjere lettareNorwegian Nynorsk
  • ułatwiać, torowaćPolish
  • facilitarPortuguese
  • facilitaRomanian
  • облегча́ть, посоде́йствовать, облегчи́ть, помо́чь, поспосо́бствовать, помога́ть, спосо́бствовать, соде́йствоватьRussian
  • förenkla, underlättaSwedish
  • kolaylaştırmakTurkish

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