To better see all uses of the word
Jane Eyre
please enable javascript.

Used In
Jane Eyre
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • It is one of my faults, that though my tongue is sometimes prompt enough at an answer, there are times when it sadly fails me in framing an excuse; and always the lapse occurs at some crisis, when a facile word or plausible pretext is specially wanted to get me out of painful embarrassment.

  • There are no more uses of "facile" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • a facile plan, perfect for politics, but inadequate as a real solution
  • The analogy is too facile for so complex a problem.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading