Synonyms of faculty in English:

faculty


See definition of faculty

noun

1‘the faculty of speech’

SYNONYMS

power, capability, capacity, facility, potential, potentiality, propensity, wherewithal, means, preparedness

senses, wits, reason, intelligence

2‘he had a quite unusual faculty for unearthing contributors’

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ability, proficiency, competence, capability, potential, capacity, facility, readiness

aptitude, talent, gift, flair, bent, skill, knack, finesse, genius

expertise, expertness, adeptness, adroitness, dexterity, prowess, mastery, artistry, accomplishment

propensity, inclination, natural ability, suitability, fitness

head, mind, brain

informal know-how

3‘the arts faculty’

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department, school, division, section

4‘the vicar introduced certain ornaments without the necessary faculty to do so’

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authorization, authority, power, right, permission, consent, leave, sanction, licence, dispensation, assent, acquiescence, agreement, approval, seal of approval, approbation, endorsement, imprimatur, clearance

informal the go-ahead, the thumbs up, the OK, the green light, say-so

rare permit