Definition of Simplicity in English :

Define Simplicity in English

Simplicity meaning in English

Meaning of Simplicity in English

Pronunciation of Simplicity in English

Simplicity pronunciation in English

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1. simpleness, simplicity

the quality of being simple or uncompounded

Example Sentences:
'the simplicity of a crystal'

2. simple mindedness, simpleness, simplicity

a lack of penetration or subtlety

Example Sentences:
'they took advantage of her simplicity'

3. simmpleness, simplicity

absence of affectation or pretense

4. ease, easiness, simpleness, simplicity

freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort

Example Sentences:
'he rose through the ranks with apparent ease'
'they put it into containers for ease of transportation'
'the very easiness of the deed held her back'

5. chasteness, restraint, simpleness, simplicity

lack of ornamentation

Example Sentences:
'the room was simply decorated with great restraint'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of simplicity
the quality or condition of being simple

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nounWord forms: plural simˈplicities
a simple state or quality, as of form or composition; freedom from intricacy or complexity
absence of elegance, embellishment, luxury, etc.; plainness
freedom from affectation, subtlety, etc.; artlessness
lack of sense; foolishness

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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n. pl. sim·plic·i·ties
1. The property, condition, or quality of being simple or uncombined.
2. Absence of luxury or showiness; plainness.
3. Absence of affectation or pretense.
a. Lack of sophistication or subtlety; naiveté.
b. Lack of good sense or intelligence; foolishness.
a. Clarity of expression.
b. Austerity in embellishment.

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