The definition of function is the normal action of something or how something works.(noun)
An example of function is how a bike is pedaled forward.
Function is defined as an assigned duty or position within a company.(noun)
An example of function is a mail room attendant.
Function means a formal event or ceremony.(noun)
An example of function is a company Christmas party.
See function in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: OFr < L functio < pp. of fungi, to perform < IE base *bheug-, to enjoy > Sans bhuṅktē, (he) enjoys
See function in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin fūnctiō, fūnctiōn-, performance, execution
Origin: , from fūnctus
Origin: , past participle of fungī, to perform, execute.
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