facile Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"facile" in British English

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facileadjective

uk   us   /ˈfæs.aɪl/
A facile ​remark or ​theory is too ​simple and has not been ​thought about enough: a facile ​explanation We must ​avoid facile ​recriminations about who was to ​blame.
(Definition of facile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"facile" in American English

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facileadjective

 us   /ˈfæs·əl/
easy or too ​easy; not ​needingeffort: He does not ​permit himself facile ​answers.
(Definition of facile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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