English noun: simpleness
|1.||simpleness (attribute) a lack of penetration or subtlety|
|Samples||They took advantage of her simplicity.|
|Synonyms||simple mindedness, simplicity|
|Broader (hypernym)||naiveness, naivete, naivety|
|2.||simpleness (attribute) the quality of being simple or uncompounded|
|Samples||The simplicity of a crystal.|
|3.||simpleness (attribute) freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort|
|Samples||He rose through the ranks with apparent ease.|
They put it into containers for ease of transportation.
The very easiness of the deed held her back.
|Synonyms||ease, easiness, simplicity|
|4.||simpleness (attribute) lack of ornamentation|
|Samples||The room was simply decorated with great restraint.|
|Synonyms||chasteness, restraint, simplicity|