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Hugh's message was short, but the meaning was plain enough.
It was plain that they knew each other already.
It was plain to everyone that Maude was not happy.
Therese made it plain that she would not help Robert any more.
Her disappointment was plain to see.
a plain wooden table
The gardens were fairly plain, with few plants.
a plain white T-shirt
We sell a selection of plain and patterned ties.
This is the British English definition of plain. View American English definition of plain.
a frightening or unfriendly low noise
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