What does facilitate mean?

Definitions for facilitate
fəˈsɪl ɪˌteɪtfa·cil·i·tate

Here are all the 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

How to pronounce facilitate?

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How to say facilitate in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of facilitate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of facilitate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of facilitate in a Sentence

  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. Rajesh Kumar:

    They will guide and facilitate, making sure that teachers are sensitive toward students.

  4. Bruce Schneier:

    It is poor civic hygiene to install technologies that could someday facilitate a police state.

  5. Loh Khum Yean:

    The EMA will continue its efforts to facilitate the entry of independent electricity retailers.

Images & Illustrations of facilitate

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Translations for facilitate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • سهل, تسهيلArabic
  • благоприятствам, улеснявамBulgarian
  • usnadnit, ulehčitCzech
  • facilitereDanish
  • fördern, erleichternGerman
  • διευκολύνωGreek
  • faciligiEsperanto
  • facilitarSpanish
  • [[johtaa]] [[puhetta]], johtaa, helpottaa, fasilitoidaFinnish
  • faciliterFrench
  • की सुविधाHindi
  • 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, соде́йствовать, содействоватьRussian
  • förenkla, underlättaSwedish
  • kolaylaştırmakTurkish
  • 促进Chinese

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