What does the word faculty mean?

Usage examples for faculty

  1. You appear to have a faculty of making men dance to any tune you care to play. – The Hidden Places by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  2. He stood looking at it, unable to stir, unable to call out- feeling nothing, knowing nothing- every faculty he possessed gathered up and lost in the one seeing faculty. – The Queen of Hearts by Wilkie Collins Last Updated: January 3, 2009
  3. In the faculty of endurance he was superior not only to me but to everybody else; there was no one to be compared to him. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various