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plain

adjective
 
/pleɪn/
B1 simple and not complicated
senzill
plain food Can you explain that in plain English?
B1 not mixed with other colours
llis
a plain blue carpet
obvious and clear
evident, clar
It’s plain that she is not happy here.
be plain sailing UK to be very easy
ésser bufar i fer ampolles
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