simple [-er, -est] adj

OFr < L. sem-, 'one' + -plicāre, 'fold'

  1. Natural; not artificial.
  2. Free from ostentation or elaboration; unsophisticated.
  3. Ordinary, not further distinguished in quality.
  4. Of little value.
  5. Undistinguished; humble.
  6. Humble and weak; innocent.
  7. Ignorant; foolish; unsuspecting.
  8. Not complicated; easy.
  9. With nothing added; by itself.