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plainly /'pleinli/
  • phó từ
    • rõ ràng
    • giản dị, đơn giản, mộc mạc, chất phác
      • to dress plainly: ăn mặc giản dị
    • thẳng thắn, không quanh co, không úp mở
      • to speak plainly: nói thẳng
Concise Dictionary
'pleɪnlɪ
adv.
+unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')
+in a simple manner; without extravagance or embellishment

Advanced English Dictionary
+ adverb
1 in a way that is easy to see, hear, understand or believe
Synonym: CLEARLY
The sea was plainly visible in the distance. + The lease plainly states that all damage must be paid for. + She had no right to interfere in what was plainly a family matter. + Plainly (= obviously) something was wrong.
2 using simple words to say sth in a direct and honest way: He told her plainly that he thought she was making a big mistake. + To put it plainly, he's a crook.
3 in a simple way, without decoration: She was plainly dressed and wore no make-up. + plainly cooked food


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