Translation of "plain" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /pleɪn/ us /pleɪn/

B1 simple and not complicated

単純な, シンプルな
plain food
Can you explain that in plain English?

B1 not mixed with other colours

a plain blue carpet

obvious and clear

明らかな, 分かりやすい
It’s plain that she is not happy here.
be plain sailing

UK to be very easy

簡単な, たやすい
noun uk /pleɪn/ us /pleɪn/

also plains [ plural ] a large area of flat land

平原, 平野

(Translation of “plain” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)