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 Meanings and Examples of FACILITY
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 n.  service, space, and equipment provided for a particular purpose
Classic Sentence: (27 in 2 pages)
1  His own, at the moment, lent it a festive readiness of welcome that might well, in a disenchanted eye, have turned to paint and facility.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: Chapter 1
2  He gave most of the morning lectures, droning with equal unhappy facility about poetry, the Holy Land, and the injustice to employers in any system of profit-sharing.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XIX
3  Thereby, the whale commanders are enabled to recognise each other upon the ocean, even at considerable distances and with no small facility.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 71. The Jeroboam's Story.
4  And he could string oaths with the facility of a maiden who strings beads.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 19
5  Certainly they will, in their gentleness, their lowly docility of heart, their aptitude to repose on a superior mind and rest on a higher power, their childlike simplicity of affection, and facility of forgiveness.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XVI
6  Huckleberry was filled with admiration of Tom's facility in writing, and the sublimity of his language.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER X
7  You believe me to be a Frenchman, for I speak French with the same facility and purity as yourself.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 48. Ideology.
8  But nothing escaped the count's notice, and he observed a little note, passed with the facility that indicates frequent practice, from the hand of Madame Danglars to that of the minister's secretary.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 62. Ghosts.
9  And the youth dressed himself with a facility his valet de chambre had failed to rob him of during the two months of fashionable life he had led in Paris.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 98. The Bell and Bottle Tavern.
10  He knew that by this term was understood a mechanical facility for painting or drawing, entirely apart from its subject.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In PART 5: Chapter 11
11  And the most experienced and adroit painter could not by mere mechanical facility paint anything if the lines of the subject were not revealed to him first.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In PART 5: Chapter 11
12  A lady so decorous in herself, and so highly connected, was not to be suspected of dropping over the banisters or sliding down them, yet her extraordinary facility of locomotion suggested the wild idea.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
13  Wildeve had at present the rayless outline of the sun through smoked glass, and she could say such things as that with the greatest facility.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: 6 The Two Stand Face to Face
14  The remarkable thing about it is, also, their facility in paying themselves off with words.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
15  With that facility of triumphant prophecy which is one of the sources of strength in the French combatant, they divided the day which was at hand into three distinct phases.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Example Sentence: (45 in 4 pages)
16  The money will enable us to upgrade the town's leisure facilities.
17  The bank plans various extensions to its credit facilities.
18  The hotel offers a wide range of facilities and services.
19  Improved child-care facilities would benefit both sexes, not just women.
20  It is not helps, but obstaceles, not facilities but difficulties, that make men.
21  We want to preserve the character of the town while improving the facilities.
22  Childcare facilities in Britain compare unfavourably with other European countries.
23  At this stage they are encouraged to compare and contrast the facilities and user interfaces provided.
24  Three thousand factories and defense facilities are contaminated by radiation.
25  The slim booklets describe a range of services and facilities.
26  The extra money will give us the scope to improve our facilities.
27  Symbols are used to indicate the facilities available at each hotel.
28  The local provision of facilities is decidedly patchy.
29  We received a number of complaints from customers about the lack of parking facilities.
30  The party's policy on childcare facilities has struck a responsive chord with women voters.