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adverb plainly pronunciation in British English /ˈpleɪnli/
  1. 1
    in a way that is easy to see, hear, notice etc
    Her voice is trembling – I can hear it quite plainly.
    The barracks were plainly visible on the hillside.
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  2. 2
    in a direct and honest way, without trying to hide anything
    Speak plainly and no one will misunderstand you.
  3. 3
    if something is plainly true, wrong, necessary etc, it is obvious that it is true, wrong etc
    Something was plainly wrong.
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  4. 4
    without a lot of decoration
    She was always plainly dressed, in a way that gave her an air of elegance.
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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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