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- n. The property of being simple.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being simple; simplicity.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being simple, in any sense of that word.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a lack of penetration or subtlety
- n. the quality of being simple or uncompounded
- n. lack of ornamentation
- n. freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
He disliked Akim, his only brother and his heir, for his frivolity, which he called simpleness and folly, and for his indifference to religion.
I like the simpleness of this man just acknowledging the fact about a washing-machine.
The Pigeon and the rest of the family were always vigilant for signs of his brothers simpleness turning into something more worrying.
You wouldn't think Alex would be into someone like that, but he represents such stability and simpleness.
The Waldenses, of whom a remnant still remains in Italy, seem to have been among the most harmless of the sects; erring through their simpleness rather than through any constructive malice.
I liked the simpleness of the vision of the characters.
I was envious of your smallness, your swayback bum, your simpleness.
The silver headband works the same simpleness as the gold.
I think that the simpleness and calmness of the photos makes them all the more striking.
The outright simpleness and wisdom in this articles are peerless.