English dictionary definition of:

plain


Noun

  • extensive tract of level open land
  • a basic knitting stitch

Verb

  • express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness

Adjective

  • not elaborate or elaborated; simple
  • lacking patterns especially in color
  • clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
  • not mixed with extraneous elements
  • free from any effort to soften to disguise
  • lacking embellishment or ornamentation
  • lacking in physical beauty or proportion

Adverb

  • unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')

Thesaurus

apparent   apparently   bare   champaign   complain   evident   evidently   field   homely   kick   knit   kvetch   manifest   manifestly   obviously   patent   patently   plainly   quetch   sheer   spare   unembellished   unmingled   unmistakable   unmixed   unornamented   unpatterned   unvarnished  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ai words - set 1 and learn about the word plain in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for plain


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 13:24:02 on 17-05-22

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