Definition of Facilitate in English :

Define Facilitate in English

Facilitate meaning in English

Meaning of Facilitate in English

Pronunciation of Facilitate in English

Facilitate pronunciation in English

Pronounce Facilitate in English


see synonyms of facilitate


1. alleviate, ease, facilitate

make easier

Example Sentences:
'you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge'

2. facilitate, help

be of use

Example Sentences:
'This will help to prevent accidents'

3. facilitate

increase the likelihood of (a response)

Example Sentences:
'The stimulus facilitates a delayed impulse'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of facilitate
to make easier; assist the progress of

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see synonyms of facilitate
verb transitiveWord forms: faˈciliˌtated or faˈciliˌtating
to make easy or easier

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see synonyms of facilitate
tr.v. fa·cil·i·tat·ed, fa·cil·i·tat·ing, fa·cil·i·tates
1. To make easy or easier: political agreements that facilitated troop withdrawals.
2. To lead (a discussion), as by asking questions, mediating between opposing viewpoints, or ensuring that all participants' views are heard.

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