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facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
gusty - windy
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past