Easy to difficult

facile
(adj)
FASS-ile
Meaning

1. doing something easily

1st Sample Sentence

1. He's a facile student of languages, learning them rapidly and without much effort.

2nd Meaning

2. easily done

2nd Sample Sentence

2. I know Hindi well, so working as an interpreter is facile work for me.

3rd Meaning

3. having a superficial, smooth, phony manner

3rd Sample Sentence

3. He has a facile manner that makes me doubt his sincerity.

Root

facilis (easy) (Latin)

Antonyms

arduous

Mnemonics

face+easily Facile---> Face i will. i will be able to face the problem (/person) beacause it is EASY (REQUIRES VERY LITTLE EFFORT) to solve fluent fluent baat karke ladki fascile (fasaayi)

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