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Straightforward and easy to understand - thesaurus

Synonyms

straightforward

adjective

not complicated or difficult to understand

simple

adjective

easy to understand, solve, or do

make sense

to be easy to understand

understandable

adjective

clear and easy to understand

intelligible

adjective

clear or simple enough to understand

apparent

adjective

easy to see or understand

easy

adjective

not difficult to know, understand, or believe

evident

adjective

formal easy to see, notice, or understand

clear-cut

adjective

definite and easy to understand, recognize, or make a decision about

manifest

adjective

formal obvious and easy to notice or understand

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(as) clear/plain as day

very easy to understand, see, or hear

basic

adjective

not very advanced, or not very complicated

be (as) clear as day

to be very easy to see or understand, or to be impossible to doubt

be simplicity itself

to be very simple

clear

adjective

easy to understand

comprehensible

adjective

able to be understood

concise

adjective

expressed using only a few words, but in a way that is easy to understand

crystal clear

adjective

extremely obvious or easy to understand

digestible

adjective

digestible information is easy to understand

elementary, my dear Watson

used for saying that it is very easy to understand or solve something

explicable

adjective

very formal easy to explain and understand

explicit

adjective

said or explained in an extremely clear way, so that you cannot doubt what is meant

explicit

adjective

if someone is explicit, they say or explain something in a very clear direct way

express

adjective

formal very clear, so that there can be no mistake about what is intended

expressly

adverb

formal in a way that is clear and definite

graphic

adjective

described giving a lot of detail so that you have a clear idea of something, especially something unpleasant

homespun

adjective

simple and not learnt from books

idiot-proof

adjective

informal very easy to use; impossible to use wrongly

incisive

adjective

expressed in a clear and direct manner

loud and clear

clearly expressed and easy to understand

lowbrow

adjective

showing disapproval lowbrow literature, television etc is not complicated or difficult to understand. Highbrow things are more difficult to understand and more likely to be enjoyed by educated people.

lucid

adjective

showing or telling something in a clear, simple way

pellucid

adjective

literary extremely clear and easy to understand

predigested

adjective

information that is predigested has been put into a form that is simpler and therefore easier to understand

self-explanatory

adjective

easy to understand without explanations

short and sweet

not too long or complicated

simple

adjective

not involving anything else, or not complicated by anything else

simples

adverb

Britishinformal used to say that something is not complicated and is very easy to understand

simply

adverb

in a way that is not complicated or confusing

soft

adjective

informal not complicated, or not needing a lot of effort

transparent

adjective

simple, clear, and easy to understand

uncomplicated

adjective

simple

Antonyms

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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