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facilitate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of facilitate

  1. to free from obstruction or difficulty several religious organizations are involved in the effort to facilitate the settlement of the immigrants arriving in the area Synonyms of facilitate ease, grease, loosen (up), smooth, unclogWords Related to facilitate accelerate, expedite, hasten, hurry, quicken, rush, speed; advance, forward, further, promote; abet, aid, assist, help, improve; disentangle, straighten (out), untangle; simplify, streamlineNear Antonyms of facilitate hinder, impede; retard; aggravate, worsen; perplex, sophisticateAntonyms of facilitate complicate



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