facilitator

play
noun fa·cil·i·ta·tor \fə-ˈsi-lə-ˌtā-tər\

Definition of facilitator

  1. :  one thatfacilitates; especially :  one that helps to bring about an outcome (as learning, productivity, or communication) by providing indirect or unobtrusive assistance, guidance, or supervision the workshop's facilitator kept discussion flowing smoothly

Origin and Etymology of facilitator

see facile


First Known Use: 1775



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up facilitator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a frightening dream

Get Word of the Day daily email!