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synonyms for simpleness

  • discreetness
  • humbleness
  • plainness
  • simplicity
  • unassumingness
  • unpretentiousness
  • economicalness
  • unostentatiousness
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How to use simpleness in a sentence

Now there are changed ways and more luxury and a new day—less simpleness; but not among the good people we have left.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Then raillery, which was directed against simpleness, makes way for the admiration inspired by noble simplicity.
THE AESTHETICAL ESSAYSFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
In that land men worship the ox, for his simpleness and for his meekness, and for the profit that comes of him.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
Yet the simpleness of his sorrow prevailed, and I listened with the wet in my eyes.
THE BEST PSYCHIC STORIESVARIOUS
A bucolic slavey—a person whose cheerful simpleness is like to that of the little creatures of the field—attends you.
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
And then in all the simpleness of a boy he asked, "Dost think our sister was caught up into the heavens like Elijah?"
A TALE OF THE KLOSTERBROTHER JABEZ
And there men worship the ox for his simpleness and for his meekness, and for the profit that cometh of him.
THE WORLD'S GREATEST BOOKS, VOLUME 19VARIOUS
On the other hand, in his spiritual struggles there is a simpleness that sometimes suggests childishness.
SHAKESPEARE AS A DRAMATIC ARTISTRICHARD G. MOULTON
Both exclaimed at the simpleness of the idea, though Sarja remained somewhat doubtful.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
The little poem of village living,—of home simpleness and frugal prettiness,—of that, the two first lines alone had rhymed!
THE OTHER GIRLSMRS. A. D. T. WHITNEY
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WORDS RELATED TO SIMPLENESS

  • brainlessness
  • denseness
  • doltishness
  • dopiness
  • foolishness
  • mindlessness
  • simpleness
  • slow-wittedness
  • slowness
  • stupidness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.