simplicity

Simplicity is a noun that means "the quality of being plain." The simplicity of your prom dress made you stand out in the sea of ruffles and sequins.

Simplicity describes a lack of ornamentation, like a Christmas tree that is only decorated with white lights instead of being fancied up with lots of ornaments, tinsel and multi-colored bulbs. The noun simplicity also means "freedom from hardship or effort" like the simplicity of hanging out on your porch. Simplicity also describes something easy to accomplish or understand.

Definitions of simplicity
  1. noun
    the quality of being simple or uncompounded
    “the simplicity of a crystal”
    synonyms: simpleness
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    Antonyms:
    complexity, complexness
    the quality of being intricate and compounded
    type of:
    quality
    an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
  2. noun
    a lack of penetration or subtlety
    “they took advantage of her simplicity
    synonyms: simple mindedness, simpleness
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    type of:
    naiveness, naivete, naivety
    lack of sophistication or worldliness
  3. noun
    absence of affectation or pretense
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    type of:
    naturalness
    the quality of being natural or based on natural principles
  4. noun
    lack of ornamentation
    synonyms: chasteness, restraint, simpleness
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    type of:
    plainness
    the appearance of being plain and unpretentious
  5. noun
    freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
    synonyms: ease, easiness, simpleness
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    Antonyms:
    difficultness, difficulty
    the quality of being difficult
    types:
    effortlessness
    the quality of requiring little effort
    facility, readiness
    a natural effortlessness
    smoothness
    the quality of being free from errors or interruptions
    type of:
    quality
    an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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