Part of speech:
Capable of existing under varying environmental conditions or by assuming various behaviors. Bacteria that are facultative aerobes can live in both aerobic and anaerobic environments. A facultative parasite can live independently of its usual host.
Allowing freedom; esp., tolerant of behavior or practices generally disapproved of by others; indulgent; lenient
providing legal power or sanction
Ready is defined as to prepare or make available.
Prepare is defined as to make ready, put together or provide with what is needed.
To allow; consent to; tolerate
To entitle is defined as to give someone legal rights, a legal claim or official permission.
To give justification for; warrant
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
To help bring about
Equip is defined as to provide necessary items, training, etc. for a certain purpose.
To give individual quality to; to modulate; to vary; to regulate.
To give license or a license to or for; permit formally
To give money or property so as to provide an income for the support of (a college, hospital, etc.)
To give ability to; enable; permit
To grant a military commission to.
To authorize; give credentials to
To refuse to allow; reject as untrue, invalid, or illegal
To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To keep from happening; avert:
(Med.) To prevent the transmission of impulses in (a nerve), esp. by anesthetizing
To give one's consent to; sanction; confirm
Find another word for enabling. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for enabling, like: facultative, permissive, sanctioning, disabling, readying, preparing, permitting, entitling, authorizing, allowing and activating.