Definitions of facility

  1. skillful performance or ability without difficulty; "his quick adeptness was a product of good design"; "he was famous for his facility as an archer" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. services and space and equipment provided for a particular purpose; "catering facilities"; "toilet facilities" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The quality of being easily performed; freedom from difficulty; ease; as, the facility of an operation. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Ease in performance; readiness proceeding from skill or use; dexterity; as, practice gives a wonderful facility in executing works of art. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Easiness to be persuaded; readiness or compliance; - usually in a bad sense; pliancy. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. That which promotes the ease of any action or course of conduct; advantage; aid; assistance; - usually in the plural; as, special facilities for study. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Freedom from difficulty; dexterity; ease. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Quality of being facile or easily done; dexterity; easiness to be persuaded; pliancy; easiness of access; affability; -pl. FACILITIES, means that render anything easy to be done. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Ease; easiness; dexterity. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Ease in doing; dexterity. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Any aid or convenience; commonly in the plural. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. Ease of performance; dexterity, proceeding from practice; easiness to be persuaded; easiness of access; affability. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. Ease or readiness in performing; dexterity; pliancy; readiness in compliance, in a bad sense. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for facility

  1. There is a dangerous facility in my temper; I know it well, for I know more of myself than people think; there is a dangerous facility which, with May Dacre, might be the best guaranty of virtue; but with all others, for all others are at the best weak things, will as certainly render me despicable, perhaps degraded. – The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli
  2. Its supposed facility however, or some other cause, seems to have drawn upon it such a degree of neglect as certainly cannot be praised. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown