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Engelsk tillægsord: simple

1. simple having few parts; not complex or complicated or involved

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA simple problem.
Simple mechanisms.
A simple design.
A simple substance.

Termer med lignende betydningsimplex, simplistic, unanalyzable, uncomplicated, undecomposable, unsophisticated

Se ogsåeasy, plain, simple, unsubdivided

Kendetegnercomplexity, complexness

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)complex

2. simple easy and not involved or complicated

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn elementary problem in statistics.
Elementary, my dear Watson.
A simple game.
Found an uncomplicated solution to the problem.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elementary, uncomplicated, unproblematic

Termer med lignende betydningeasy

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)difficult, hard

3. simple apart from anything else; without additions or modifications

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOnly the bare facts.
Shocked by the mere idea.
The simple passage of time was enough.
The simple truth.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bare, mere

Termer med lignende betydningplain

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)fancy

4. simple exhibiting childlike simplicity and credulity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningChildlike trust.
Dewy-eyed innocence.
Listened in round-eyed wonder.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)childlike, dewy-eyed, round-eyed, wide-eyed

Termer med lignende betydningnaif, naive

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)sophisticated

5. simple lacking mental capacity and subtlety

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dim-witted, simple-minded

Termer med lignende betydningretarded

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)precocious

6. simple (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)unsubdivided

Termer med lignende betydningacerate, acerose, acicular, acuminate, apiculate, arrow-shaped, bladelike, caudate, cordate, cordiform, cuneate, deltoid, dolabrate, dolabriform, elliptic, elongate, ensiform, fiddle-shaped, five-needled, four-needled, hastate, heart-shaped, kidney-shaped, lancelike, lanceolate, linear, lyrate, needle-shaped, needled, oblanceolate, oblong, obovate, obtuse, orbicular, orbiculate, ovate, pandurate, panduriform, peltate, perfoliate, reniform, sagittate, sagittiform, shield-shaped, spatula-shaped, spatulate, spearhead-shaped, sword-shaped, swordlike, three-needled, two-needled, unlobed, wedge-shaped

Se ogsåsimple, smooth

Overordnet emneområdebotany, phytology

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)compound

7. simple unornamented

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA simple country schoolhouse.
Her black dress--simple to austerity.

Termer med lignende betydningplain

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)fancy

Engelsk navneord: simple

1. simple (om plante) any herbaceous plant having medicinal properties

Mindre specifikke termerherb, herbaceous plant

Overordnet anvendelsearchaicism, archaism

2. simple (om person) a person lacking intelligence or common sense

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)simpleton

Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Mere specifikke termerairhead, boob, booby, changeling, cretin, dimwit, dingbat, dolt, doofus, dope, dullard, dumbbell, dummy, fool, forgetful person, half-wit, half-wit, idiot, idiot savant, imbecile, lame, moron, muggins, nebbech, nebbish, nincompoop, ninny, nitwit, pillock, pinhead, poop, poor fish, pudden-head, pudding head, retard, sap, saphead, scatterbrain, schlemiel, schlep, schlepper, schnook, sheep, shlemiel, shlep, shlepper, shnook, space cadet, square, stupe, stupid, stupid person, subnormal, tomfool, twerp, twirp, twit

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