Plain

17 Definitions of Plain

The meaning of the word plain, the definition of Plain:

a. - Level land; usually, an open field or a broad stretch of land with an even surface, or a surface little varied by inequalities; as, the plain of Jordan; the American plains, or prairies.

a. - A field of battle.

v. i. - To lament; to bewail; to complain.

v. t. - To lament; to mourn over; as, to plain a loss.

superl. - Without elevations or depressions; flat; level; smooth; even. See Plane.

superl. - Open; clear; unencumbered; equal; fair.

superl. - Not intricate or difficult; evident; manifest; obvious; clear; unmistakable.

superl. - Void of extraneous beauty or ornament; without conspicious embellishment; not rich; simple.

superl. - Not highly cultivated; unsophisticated; free from show or pretension; simple; natural; homely; common.

superl. - Free from affectation or disguise; candid; sincere; artless; honest; frank.

superl. - Not luxurious; not highly seasoned; simple; as, plain food.

superl. - Without beauty; not handsome; homely; as, a plain woman.

superl. - Not variegated, dyed, or figured; as, plain muslin.

superl. - Not much varied by modulations; as, a plain tune.

adv. - In a plain manner; plainly.

v. - To plane or level; to make plain or even on the surface.

v. - To make plain or manifest; to explain.


The word "plain" uses 5 letters: A I L N P

Direct anagrams of plain:

lapin

Words formed by adding one letter before or after plain, or to plain in any order:

c - caplin   e - alpine penial pineal   g - paling   n - pinnal   s - lapins plains spinal   t - plaint pliant   u - paulin  

Shorter words found within plain:

ai ail ain al alp an ani anil il in la lain lap li lin lip lipa na nail nap nil nip nipa pa pail pain pal pan pi pia pial pian pin pina plan

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