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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plainnessnoun

    the state of being unmixed with other material

    "the plainness of vanilla ice cream"

    Synonyms:
    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  2. perspicuity, perspicuousness, plainnessnoun

    clarity as a consequence of being perspicuous

    Synonyms:
    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  3. plainnessnoun

    the appearance of being plain and unpretentious

    Synonyms:
    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness

  4. homeliness, plainnessnoun

    an appearance that is not attractive or beautiful

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

    Synonyms:
    perspicuity, homeliness, perspicuousness, dowdiness, drabness

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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How to use plainness in a sentence?

  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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