Antonyms
Etymology

1. facile

adjective. ['ˈfæsəl'] performing adroitly and without effort.

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic

Etymology

  • facile (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • facilis (Latin)

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Rhymes with Facile

  • vantassell
  • vantassel
  • grassl
  • grassel
  • gracile
  • brassell
  • brasil
  • brasel
  • vassel
  • vassal
  • tassel
  • kastle
  • kassel
  • kasell
  • kasel
  • hassle
  • hassell
  • hassel
  • castle
  • cassell
  • cassel
  • basle
  • astle

How do you pronounce facile?

Pronounce facile as ˈfæsəl.

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Sentences with facile


1. Noun, singular or mass
These creations are fun, functional and facile.

2. Adverb
Une fille facile / An Easy Girl — Netflix Film

Quotes about facile


1. Art has a double visage: it looks before and after. Romance is its forward-looking face. The germ of growth is in romanticism. Formalism, on the other hand, consolidates tradition; gleans what has been gained and makes it facile to the hand or the mind; economizes the energy of genius.
- George Edward Woodberry

2. facile

adjective. ['ˈfæsəl'] expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively.

Synonyms

  • smooth-spoken
  • articulate
  • eloquent
  • silver-tongued
  • fluent

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • insulator
  • chromatic
  • dull

Etymology

  • facile (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • facilis (Latin)

3. facile

adjective. ['ˈfæsəl'] arrived at without due care or effort; lacking depth.

Antonyms

  • devoice

Etymology

  • facile (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • facilis (Latin)
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