362 - Facile

Facile : Adj

  1. ​A facile remark or theory is too simple and has not been thought about enough (Cambridge)

  2. produced without effort or careful thought(Oxford)

  3. He does not permit himself facile answers.


Sentence (s)

  1. It seems too facile to blame everything on his mishandling of the crisis. (Oxford)

  2. We must avoid facile recriminations about who was to blame.(Cambridge)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • facile remark

  • a facile victory