facilitate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French faciliter, from Latin facilis

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fəˈsɪlɪteɪt/, /fəˈsɪləteɪt/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

facilitate ‎(third-person singular simple present facilitates, present participle facilitating, simple past and past participle facilitated)

  1. To make easy or easier.
  2. To help bring about.
    • 1749, Henry Fielding, The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling
      But while she was pursuing this thought the good genius of Sophia, or that which presided over the integrity of Mrs Honour, or perhaps mere chance, sent an accident in her way, which at once preserved her fidelity, and even facilitated the intended business.
  3. To preside over (a meeting, a seminar).

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

facilitate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of facilitare
  2. second-person plural imperative of facilitare
  3. feminine plural of facilitato

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

facilitāte

  1. ablative singular of facilitās

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin facilitas through French facilité

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

facilitate f ‎(plural facilități)

  1. facility

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