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Simple

Definition of simple:

part of speech: noun

Simpleness.

part of speech: adjective

Simply.

part of speech: adjective

Single: undivided: resisting decomposition: elementary: homogeneous: open: unaffected: undesigning: true: clear: straightforward: artless: guileless: unsuspecting: credulous: not cunning: weak in intellect: silly.

part of speech: noun

A simpleton.

Simplest.

part of speech: adjective

Single; unmixed; mere; plain; unaffected; artless; weak in mind.

part of speech: adjective

Homogenous.

part of speech: noun

Something not mixed or compounded: a medicinal herb.

Simpler.

part of speech: noun

That which is unmixed; a plant from which medicine is extracted.

part of speech: noun

Something not compounded.

part of speech: adjective

Single; not complex; undivided; not mixed or compounded; mere; as, a simple fact; plain; not luxurious; unadorned; sincere; natural; unaffected; direct; clear; as, simple language; of low rank or degree; weak in intellect; resulting from feeblemindedness; as, a simple answer.

Usage examples for simple:

  • The room was so simple and odd. "The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest", Margaret Vandercook.
  • It seems pretty simple "Redemption and Two Other Plays", Leo Tolstoy.
  • It seemed so simple "The Port of Adventure", Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson.
  • Yet his materia medica was a simple one. "The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.", Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist).

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