1. [ noun ] a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry
Synonyms: installation

"the assembly plant is an enormous facility"

Related terms: artifact water_system station source transportation_system sewage_system depository zoo range recreational_facility forum course drive-in utility backroom athletic_facility communication_system arboretum military_installation power_system cafeteria_facility airfield gas_system install
2. [ noun ] skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
Synonyms: technique proficiency

"practice greatly improves proficiency"

Related terms: skillfulness musketry brushwork
3. [ noun ] skillful performance or ability without difficulty
Synonyms: adroitness quickness deftness adeptness

"his quick adeptness was a product of good design" "he was famous for his facility as an archer"

Related terms: skillfulness dexterity touch
4. [ noun ] a natural effortlessness
Synonyms: readiness

"they conversed with great facility" "a happy readiness of conversation"--Jane Austen

Related terms: effortlessness
5. [ noun ] (work) a service that an organization or a piece of equipment offers you

"a cell phone with internet facility"

Related terms: service
6. [ noun ] (work) services and space and equipment provided for a particular purpose

"catering facilities" "toilet facilities"

Related terms: services public_toilet
7. [ noun ] a room equipped with toilet facilities
Synonyms: toilet lavatory john privy can bathroom lav
Related terms: room public_toilet loo washroom head toilet
Similar spelling:   facilitate