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1. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment.

Synonyms

  • unmistakable
  • evident
  • obvious
  • manifest
  • apparent

Antonyms

  • indirect discourse
  • check out
  • check in
  • punch in

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

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  • constrain
  • restrain
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  • mcswain
  • explain
  • complain
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  • aquitaine
  • ukraine
  • tremaine
  • sylvain
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Example sentences of the word alluvial-plain


1. Noun Phrase
Arkansas' 362-mile-long section of the road travels through small towns in the alluvial plain known as the Delta.

2. Noun Phrase
The eastern third of Arkansas is part of the Mississippi’s alluvial plain.

3. Noun Phrase
Common locations include slackwater and low lying areas such as the Mississippi alluvial plain.

4. Noun Phrase
Primarily a flat alluvial plain, Bangladesh contains four main types of ecosystems.

2. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] not elaborate or elaborated; simple.

Synonyms

  • literal
  • unelaborate
  • unadorned
  • unpretentious
  • featureless
  • simple
  • unrhetorical
  • severe
  • dry
  • tailored
  • undecorated
  • chaste
  • mere
  • trim
  • stern
  • bare
  • homely
  • stark
  • austere
  • vanilla

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex
  • rhetorical

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

3. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] lacking patterns especially in color.

Synonyms

  • solid-coloured
  • solid-colored

Antonyms

  • clock in
  • stay in place
  • false

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

4. plain

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] extensive tract of level open land.

Synonyms

  • moorland
  • tundra
  • ground
  • peneplane
  • field
  • flat
  • solid ground
  • earth
  • flood plain
  • land
  • peneplain
  • dry land
  • steppe
  • champaign
  • moor
  • floodplain
  • llano
  • snowfield

Antonyms

  • indulgent
  • good
  • dryness
  • wet

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

5. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] free from any effort to soften to disguise.

Synonyms

  • direct

Antonyms

  • survive
  • direct discourse

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

6. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] lacking embellishment or ornamentation.

Synonyms

  • undecorated
  • spare
  • bare
  • unadorned
  • unembellished

Antonyms

  • reassure
  • walk
  • whisper
  • praise

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

7. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] not mixed with extraneous elements.

Synonyms

  • unmixed
  • pure
  • sheer

Antonyms

  • inexact
  • figurative
  • clothed
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

8. plain

adverb. ['ˈpleɪn'] unmistakably (plain' is often used informally forplainly').

Synonyms

  • manifestly
  • patently
  • plainly
  • apparently
  • obviously

Antonyms

  • compound
  • rough
  • difficult
  • simplicity

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

9. plain

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] a basic knitting stitch.

Synonyms

  • knitting stitch
  • knit stitch
  • knit

Antonyms

  • precocious
  • formal
  • noncritical
  • mild

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)

10. plain

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] lacking in physical beauty or proportion.

Synonyms

  • homely

Antonyms

  • unbend
  • be born

Etymology

  • plain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • planum (Latin)
  • plainer (Anglo-Norman)
  • pleyn (English)
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