faculties (plural noun)
  1. an inherent mental or physical power.
    "her critical faculties" ·
    "the faculty of sight"
  2. a group of university departments concerned with a major division of knowledge.
    "the Faculty of Arts" ·
    "the law faculty"
    • the teaching or research staff of a group of university departments viewed as a body.
      "there were then no tenured women on the faculty"
    • dated
      the members of a particular profession, especially medicine, considered collectively.
  3. a licence or authorization from a Church authority.
    "the vicar introduced certain ornaments without the necessary faculty to do so"
late Middle English: from Old French faculte, from Latin facultas, from facilis ‘easy’, from facere ‘make, do’.
What is another word for faculty?
Show all another word for faculty
How to use faculty in a sentence?
18% of the faculty reported that graduate assistants frequently proctored exams.
his faculty for forehanded thought about problems to be resolved in the future.
the vicar introduced certain ornaments without the necessary faculty to do so.
the Young Turks of the faculty demolished the idea of the self.
there were then no tenured women on the faculty.
academics were brown-nosing the senior faculty.
he snubbed faculty members and students alike.
his faculty for taking the initiative.
her critical faculties.
the faculty of sight.
the faculty of Arts.
the law faculty.
How to say faculty in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)Fakulteit
Arabic (NOUN)كلية, أعضاء هيئة التدريس, كلية الحقوق, الكلية, الهيئة التدريسية, هيئة تدريس
Bangla ফ্যাকাল্টি
Bosnian (Latin) fakultet
Bulgarian (NOUN)факултет, преподаватели
Cantonese (Traditional) 教師
Catalan (NOUN)Facultat, professorat
Chinese Simplified 教师
Chinese Traditional 教師
Croatian (NOUN)fakultet, nastavnici, odjel
Czech (NOUN)fakulty, vyučující
Danish (NOUN)fakultet, lærestaben, Fagråd, naturvidenskabelige, fagområde, undervisere
Dutch (NOUN)faculteit, docenten
Estonian (NOUN)teaduskonna, õppejõud, matemaatika
Fijian kilaka
Finnish (NOUN)tiedekunta, opettajakunnan, koulutusaloille, henkilökunnan
French (NOUN)faculté, corps professoral, professeurs, enseignants
German (NOUN)Fakultät, Lehrkörper, Dozenten, Fachbereich, Dozierende
Greek (NOUN)σχολή, ΔΕΠ, Φιλοσοφική Σχολή, τμήμα, σχολές, διδάσκοντες, ικανότητα, καθηγητές
Haitian Creole fakilte
Hebrew (NOUN)איש סגל, הפקולטה, סגל, פקולטה, הסגל, בפקולטה, לסגל
Hindi (NOUN)संकाय, फ़ैकल्टी, शिक्षकों
Hmong Daw kws qhia ntawv
Hungarian (NOUN)kar, kari, Fakultás, tantestület, oktatók, képesség
Icelandic (NOUN)deild
Indonesian (NOUN)fakultas, staf pengajar, dosen
Italian (NOUN)facoltà, docenti, corpo docente
Japanese (NOUN)教員, 学部, 教職員, 教員紹介, 教授陣, 部, 理学部, 教授, 学科, 講師
Kiswahili Kitivo
Klingon 'arqon
Korean (NOUN)교수진, 교직원, 학부, 교수, 교원, 교수가, 교수의, 강사
Latvian (NOUN)fakultāte, mācībspēkiem, pasniedzējiem
Lithuanian (NOUN)fakultetas, dėstytojų
Malagasy mpiasa
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)Fakulti
Maltese (NOUN)fakultà
Norwegian Bokmål fakultet
Persian (NOUN)دانشکده, هیئت علمی, دانشكده, استادان, پوهنحی, اساتید
Polish (NOUN)Wydział, wykładowców
Portuguese (NOUN)faculdade, corpo docente, docentes, professores
Querétaro Otomi Facultad
Romanian (NOUN)Facultatea, profesori
Russian (NOUN)факультет, преподавателей, кафедре, профессорско, юридическом факультете, способность
Samoan faiaoga
Serbian (Cyrillic) факултет
Serbian (Latin) fakultet
Slovak (NOUN)fakulty, vyučujúci, učiteľov
Slovenian (NOUN)fakulteta, univerzitetne, učno
Spanish (NOUN)facultad, profesores, cuerpo docente, claustro, docentes
Swedish (NOUN)fakulteten, FilFak, lärare
Tahitian muri
Tamil ஆசிரியர்கள்
Telugu అధ్యాపకులు
Thai (NOUN)คณาจารย์, คณะ
Tongan 'a e kau faiako
Turkish (NOUN)fakülte, öğretim
Ukrainian (NOUN)факультет, викладачів, здатність, Кафедра
Urdu (NOUN)فیکلٹی
Vietnamese (NOUN)khoa, giảng viên
Welsh (NOUN)cyfadran, Gyfadran, Chyfadran
Yucatec Maya Facultad
Last modified:

OxDictionary is an online website and application providing a range of tools related to the use of words for creative and recreational purposes such as writing, poetry, translations, word games, etc.

Our History

OxDictionary.xyz was first launched in 2018 to provide users with a simple website for looking up similar and opposite words. Since then, we have expanded our range of available tools to include:

Our Goals

We are committed to making OxDictionary the best possible website and application it can be when it comes to the provision of word related tools and utilities on the internet.

We acknowledge that we currently have, and may always have, plenty of scope for improvement. However, we will never waver from our stated goal, and will continually be working hard towards achieving our vision, however long it may take.

Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.