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...
- The Plain (French: La Plaine), better known as The Marsh (French: Le Marais), was a political group in the French National Convention during the French...
- "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...
- 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....
- A plain loaf, slices of which are known in Scots as plain breid (pronounced [plen brid]), is a traditional style of loaf made chiefly in Scotland and...
- 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...
- In computing, plain text is a loose term for data (e.g. file contents) that represent only characters of readable material but not its graphical representation...
- The Burning Plain is a 2008 drama film directed and written by Guillermo Arriaga. The film stars Charlize Theron, Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Basinger and...
- An alluvial plain is a largely flat landform created by the deposition of sediment over a long period of time by one or more rivers coming from highland...
- Plain Jane may refer to: Plain Jane, a 1922 play by McElbert Moore Plain Jane (TV series), a U.S. TV series airing on The CW Plain Jane (band), an American...
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