Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being simple, in any sense of that word.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being simple; simplicity.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The property of being simple.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a lack of penetration or subtlety
  • noun the quality of being simple or uncompounded
  • noun lack of ornamentation
  • noun freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort

Etymologies

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From simple +‎ -ness

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