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Definition of Plainly

Plainly

  1. In a plain manner; clearly.

Plainly Quotations

The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly, the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of liberty.
Abraham Lincoln

Guard your roving thoughts with a jealous care, for speech is but the dialer of thoughts, and every fool can plainly read in your words what is the hour of your thoughts.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see - or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read.
Alice Walker

There are trivial truths and the great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true.
Niels Bohr

It is in this power of saying everything, and yet saying nothing too plainly, that the perfection of art consists.
John Ruskin
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Plainly Translations

plainly in German is einfache, schlechthin
plainly in Latin is videlicet, plane, evidenter
plainly in Swedish is helt enkelt

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