Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: faculty
IPA transcription: [f'ækəlti]
Pronunciations of faculty
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: faculty, mental_faculty, module
    Meaning: one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
  • Synonyms: staff, faculty
    Meaning: the body of teachers and administrators at a school; "the dean addressed the letter to the entire staff of the university"
Usage examples
  • What faculty?
  • Indeed, all about its office had loved him, each after his faculty.
  • Property, born of the reasoning faculty, intrenches itself behind comparisons.
  • He has so much to do, and he has the faculty of interesting himself in everything.
  • Plainly he thought the accompaniment a triumph of human faculty, and beyond anything he could ever develop.
  • Not until the day before he left had Eustace an opportunity of observing Adrian Borlsover's new-found faculty.
  • The faculty of willing is the only one we possess as our own, the only one we can use freely and at all times.
  • The first question which occurs in considering our representations is to what faculty of cognition do they belong?
  • The farm, she soon found out, had that faculty common to farmyards of swallowing up and losing its human population.
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