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  1. plainnessnoun

    the state of being unmixed with other material

    "the plainness of vanilla ice cream"

    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  2. perspicuity, perspicuousness, plainnessnoun

    clarity as a consequence of being perspicuous

    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  3. plainnessnoun

    the appearance of being plain and unpretentious

    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  4. homeliness, plainnessnoun

    an appearance that is not attractive or beautiful

    "fine clothes could not conceal the girl's homeliness"

    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness, dowdiness, drabness

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  1. Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzu:

    Manifest plainness,Embrace simplicity,Reduce selfishness,Have few desires.

  2. Lao Tzu:

    Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.

  3. Tom Aikens:

    There are so many variations of mac and cheese you can have -- mustard or no mustard, different toppings you can put on. But I don't like to deviate too far from the original because once you start adding too much, you take away the plainness of a mac and cheese in white sauce, i like to keep it as simple and true as possible.


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