- Facilitate is defined as to make something easier.
An example of facilitate is to lead a staff meeting, making sure that everyone's opinions are heard.
facilitate definition by Webster's New World
- facilitator noun
facilitate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb fa·cil·i·tat·ed, fa·cil·i·tat·ing, fa·cil·i·tates
Origin: French faciliter, from Old French, from Italian facilitare, from facile, facile, from Latin facilis; see facile.
- fa·cilˈi·taˌtive adjective
- fa·cilˈi·taˌtor noun