English → English - plain

Pronunciation
n. plateau, area of level ground; prairie, savanna
adj. clear, evident; simple, unembellished; ugly, unattractive; flat, smooth
adv. simply, in an unembellished manner; clearly, simply

English → Spanish - plain

Pronunciation
s. llanura, campaña, llanada, llano, planicie
adj. simple, desornamentado, escueto, liso y llano, mondo y lirondo, sin adornos; común y corriente, mediocre; plano, parejo; abierto; evidente, aparente, claro, explícito, fehaciente, flagrante, obvio
adv. francamente, claramente

English → French - plain

Pronunciation
n. plaine, prairie; étendue de pays plat
adj. simple; plat; clair; ordinaire; lisse, évident
adv. simplement; clairement

English → German - plain

Pronunciation
n. Ebene; Flachland; Prärie
adj. klar; einfach; häßlich; glatt
adv. einfach; klar

English → Indonesian - plain

Pronunciation
n. dataran, tanah datar
a. jelas, terang, sederhana, biasa, polos, cantik: tdk cantik, menarik: tdk menarik, tampan: tdk tampan
adv. terus terang

English → Italian - plain

Pronunciation
s. (Geog) pianura, piano
agg. chiaramente distinguibile; evidente, chiaro, palese, ovvio; sincero, schietto, franco; semplice, privo di ricercatezza, naturale; alla buona; disadorno, privo di ornamenti, liscio; non colorato
avv. chiaramente, in modo chiaro; semplicemente, senza pretese; schiettamente, chiaro e tondo; proprio, solo, nient'altro che

English → Polish - plain

Pronunciation
n. równina, nizina, płaszczyzna
v. opłakiwać
a. zrozumiały, jasny, oczywisty, przystępny, wyraźny, zwyczajny, bezbarwny, niewymyślny, prosty, zwykły, nieładny, nieefektowny, niepokaźny, nieurodziwy, naturalny, gładki bez wzoru

English → Portuguese - plain

Pronunciation
s. plano; campina; planície
adj. simples; leal; sincero; comum; verdadeiro
adv. simplesmente; francamente; claramente

English → Romanian - plain

Pronunciation
n. câmpie, lăsătură, câmp
a. limpede, clar, evident, lizibil, simplu, drept, neted, plan, modest, sincer
adv. limpede, clar

English → Russian - plain

Pronunciation
с. равнина, прямая петля
прил. ясный, явный, очевидный; простой, понятный; незашифрованный, незамысловатый, незатейливый; обыкновенный, скромный; чистый, гладкий, одноцветный, без узора; прямой, откровенный; невзрачный, некрасивый; ровный
нареч. ясно, разборчиво, отчетливо, откровенно

English → Turkish - plain

Pronunciation
i. düzlük, ova
s. sade, süssüz, yalın, düz, desensiz, gösterişsiz, çirkin, açık, net, dürüst, su katılmamış, engebesiz
zf. sade bir biçimde, yalın bir dille

English → Ukrainian - plain

Pronunciation
n. рівнина
a. ясний, очевидний, зрозумілий, простий, відвертий, невиставний, непотайний, непритворенний
adv. ясно, розбірливо, відверто

English → Dutch - plain

Pronunciation
bn. vlak, doodgewoon, glad, ronduit, effen, duidelijk, klaar, eenvoudig, onopgesmukt, ongekunsteld, onversierd, nnno l o::n

English → Greek - plain

Pronunciation
ουσ. κάμπος, πεδιάδα, πεδίο, πεδιάς, απλός
επίθ. άδολος, απέριττος, σαφής, καθαρός, απλός, σκέτος, μονόχρωμος, ομαλός, συνηθισμένος

English → Arabic - plain

Pronunciation
‏أرض منبسطة، شىء بسيط غير معقد‏
‏شكا، تذمر‏
‏جلي، بسيط، صريح، قماش من لون واحد، واضح، سهل، عادي، بوضوح، بصراحة، تحدث بصراحة، ببساطة‏

English → Chinese - plain

Pronunciation
(名) 平原, 草原
(形) 简单的, 平常的, 明白的
(副) 清楚地

English → Chinese - plain

Pronunciation
(名) 平原, 草原
(形) 簡單的, 平常的, 明白的
(副) 清楚地

English → Hindi - plain

Pronunciation
n. मैदान, समतल-प्रदेश, समतल भूमि
a. साफ़, स्पष्ट, प्रत्यक्ष, चौरस, चिकना, सपाट, समतल, सामान्य, सीधा, सरल, सुगम, अकुटिल, रंग: बिना रंग का
adv. साफ़ तौर पर, स्पष्ट रूप से, दिल खोलकर, सफ़ाई से, खुले से, सीधे-सीधे, बिलकुल, सर्वथा

English → Japanese - plain

Pronunciation
(副) はっきりと; 全く; 率直に; 平らに; 簡単に
(形) 明白な; 平易な; 全くの; 単純な
(名) 平地; 大草原; 平原党; 無地の織物

English → Korean - plain

Pronunciation
명. 평지, 평원
형. 명백한; 평이한; 평범한; 평평한
부. 간단히, 평이하게; 명백하게

English → Vietnamese - plain

Pronunciation
n. đồng, đồng bằng
v. than phiền
a. rỏ ràng, minh bạch, phân minh, hiển nhiên, giản dị, không phiền phức, không rườm rà, bằng phẳng
adv. rỏ ràng, minh bạch, ngay thật, ngay thẳng

Definition of plain

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Flat, level.
2. Simple.
1. Ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation; unembellished.
He was dressed simply in plain black clothes.
A plain tune
2. Of just one colour; lacking a pattern.
A plain pink polycotton skirt
3. Simple in habits or qualities; unsophisticated, not exceptional, ordinary.
They're just plain people like you or me.
4. Of food Having only few ingredients, or no additional ingredients or seasonings; not elaborate, without toppings or extras.
Would you like a poppy bagel or a plain bagel?
5. Computing Containing no extended or nonprinting characters (especially in plain text).
3. Obvious.
6. Evident to one's senses or reason; manifest, clear, unmistakable.
7. Downright; total, unmistakable (as intensifier).
His answer was just plain nonsense.
4. Open.
8. Honest and without deception; candid, open; blunt.
Let me be plain with you: I don't like her.
9. Clear; unencumbered; equal; fair.
5. Not unusually beautiful; unattractive.
Throughout high school she worried that she had a rather plain face.
Adverb
6. Simply
It was just plain stupid.
I plain forgot.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: plaining
Present: plain (3.person: plains)
Past: plained
Future: will plain
Present conditional: would plain
Present Perfect: have plained (3.person: has plained)
Past Perfect: had plained
Future Perfect: will have plained
Past conditional: would have plained
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