Definition of Plain. Meaning of Plain. Synonyms of Plain

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Definition of Plain

Plain
Plain Plain, v. i. [OE. playne, pleyne, fr. F. plaindre. See Plaint.] To lament; to bewail; to complain. [Archaic & Poetic] --Milton. We with piteous heart unto you pleyne. --Chaucer.
Plain
Plain Plain, v. t. To lament; to mourn over; as, to plain a loss. [Archaic & Poetic] --Sir J. Harrington.
Plain
Plain Plain, n. [Cf. OF. plaigne, F. plaine. See Plain, a.] 1. Level land; usually, an open field or a broad stretch of land with an even surface, or a surface little varied by inequalities; as, the plain of Jordan; the American plains, or prairies. Descending fro the mountain into playn. --Chaucer. Him the Ammonite Worshiped in Rabba and her watery plain. --Milton. 2. A field of battle. [Obs.] --Arbuthnot. Lead forth my soldiers to the plain. --Shak.
Plain
Plain Plain, adv. In a plain manner; plainly. ``To speak short and pleyn.' --Chaucer. ``To tell you plain.' --Shak.

Meaning of Plain from wikipedia

- In geography, a plain is a flat, sweeping landm**** that generally does not change much in elevation. Plains occur as lowlands along valleys or on the...
- A coastal plain is flat, low-lying land adjacent to a sea coast. Some of the largest coastal plains are in Alaska and the southeastern United States....
- Plain weave (also called tabby weave, linen weave or taffeta weave) is the most basic of three fundamental types of textile weaves (along with satin weave...
- The European Plain or Great European Plain is a plain in Europe and is a major feature of one of four major topographical units of Europe - the Central...
- A plain bearing, or more commonly sliding bearing and slide bearing (in railroading sometimes called a solid bearing, journal bearing, or friction bearing)...
- In Plain Sight is an American crime drama television series that premiered on the USA Network on June 1, 2008. The series revolves around Mary Shannon...
- Ararat Plain (Armenian: Արարատյան դաշտ Araratyan dasht), alternatively known as the Iğdır Plain (Turkish: Iğdır Ovası), is one of the largest plains of the...
- "On a Plain" is a song by the American rock band, Nirvana, written by vocalist and guitarist, Kurt Cobain. It is the 11th track on their second album...
- Plain people are Christian groups characterized by separation from the world and by simple living, including plain dressing in modest clothing that clearly...
- The Punjab Plain is a large alluvial plain in Eastern ****stan and Northwestern India. The plain includes the ****stani province of Punjab and the Indian...
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