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simple

  
1    clear, easy, easy-peasy     (slang)   elementary, intelligible, lucid, manageable, plain, straightforward, uncomplicated, understandable, uninvolved  
2    classic, clean, natural, plain, severe, Spartan, unadorned, uncluttered, unembellished, unfussy  
3    elementary, pure, single, unalloyed, unblended, uncombined, undivided, unmixed  
4    artless, childlike, frank, green, guileless, ingenuous, innocent, naive, natural, simplistic, sincere, unaffected, unpretentious, unsophisticated  
5    bald, basic, direct, frank, honest, naked, plain, sincere, stark, undeniable, unvarnished  
6    homely, humble, lowly, modest, rustic, unpretentious  
7    brainless, credulous, dense, dumb     (informal)   feeble, feeble-minded, foolish, half-witted, moronic, obtuse, shallow, silly, slow, stupid, thick  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    advanced, complex, complicated, convoluted, difficult, elaborate, highly developed, intricate, involved, refined, sophisticated  
2    contrived, elaborate, fussy, intricate, ornate  
4    artful, smart, sophisticated, worldly, worldly-wise  
6    extravagant, fancy, flashy  
7    astute, bright, clever, intelligent, knowing, on the ball, quick, quick on the uptake, quick-witted, sharp, smart, wise  


simple-minded  
1    a bit lacking     (informal)   addle-brained, backward, brainless, dead from the neck up     (informal)   dim-witted, feeble-minded, foolish, idiot, idiotic, moronic, retarded, simple, stupid  
2    artless, natural, unsophisticated  
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See also:

simper, simpleton, simply, sample

Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
n.
A simple, undefined reply when an ignorant comment or action is made. Source:
adv.
A formal word that is put in the beginning of sentence that has a similar meaning to furthermore, therefore, and from now on
I like ice-cream; Hence, I have lots of ice-cream cups in my fridge

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