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use "facetious" in a sentence

Facetious depiction of an apparently weak player. ; Long cards : Cards of the same suit, remaining in one hand, after all the other cards in that suit have been played from the other hands.

Though one of Romeo's best friends, Mercutio's facetious attitude tends to try Romeo's patience on occasion;

In tributes, President Mary McAleese said "He was involved in every facet of policy-making that paved the way to a new, modern Ireland.

Author Franks embarked on a new facet of his career when he co-authored the award winning "Stirring Up Success with a Southern Flavor” with Shirley Smith, executive director for the Catoosa County Learning Center.

He is meticulously accurate in every facet of his job.

Prodi and the centre-left often criticized that facet of the centre-right politics.

The STL file format appears capable of defining a polyhedron with any polygonal facet, but in practice it's only ever used for triangles, which means that much of the syntax of the file is superfluous.

Sometimes a 58th facet, called a culet is cut on the bottom of the stone to help prevent chipping of the pavilion point.

Entities in the Corporate Body facet may branch into trees.

These professionals were evident in every facet of Parthian daily life, from cradle to grave, and they were entertainers of kings and commoners alike, proclaiming the worthiness of their patrons through association with mythical heroes and rulers.

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