be simplicity itself

to be very simple

This may sound complicated, but rest assured, it is simplicity itself.


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  • be simplicity itself — phrase to be very simple This may sound complicated, but rest assured, it is simplicity itself. Thesaurus: easy to do and to be easysynonym straightforward and easy to understandsynonym Main entry: simplicity …   Useful english dictionary

  • simplicity — [[t]sɪmplɪ̱sɪti[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: usu with supp The simplicity of something is the fact that it is not complicated and can be understood or done easily. The apparent simplicity of his plot is deceptive... Because of its simplicity, this test… …   English dictionary

  • simplicity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ elegant ▪ extreme, great ▪ stark ▪ The stage design is striking in its stark simplicity. ▪ relative …   Collocations dictionary

  • simplicity — noun (U) the quality of being simple, especially when this is attractive or useful: Mona wrote with a beautiful simplicity of style. | For the sake of simplicity, the tax form is divided into three sections. | be simplicity itself (=be very… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • simplicity — sim|plic|i|ty [ sım plısəti ] noun uncount * the quality of being simple: the government s wish to introduce simplicity into local government be simplicity itself to be very simple: This may sound complicated, but rest assured, it is simplicity… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • itself — it|self [ ıt self ] pronoun *** Itself is a reflexive pronoun, being the reflexive form of it. It can be used especially in the following ways: as an object that refers to the same thing that is the subject of the sentence or that was mentioned… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • itself */*/*/ — UK [ɪtˈself] / US pronoun Summary: Itself is a reflexive pronoun, being the reflexive form of it. It can be used especially in the following ways: as an object that refers to the same thing that is the subject of the sentence or that was… …   English dictionary

  • simplicity — sim|pli|ci|ty [sımˈplısıti] n [U] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: simplicité, from Latin, from simplex single, simple , from sim ( SIMPLE) + plex multiplied by ] the quality of being simple and not complicated, especially when this is… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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