Meaning of SIMPLICITY in English

SIMPLICITY

sim ‧ pli ‧ ci ‧ ty /sɪmˈplɪsəti, sɪmˈplɪsɪti/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable]

[ Word Family: noun : ↑ simplicity , ↑ simplification , ↑ simpleton ; adverb : ↑ simply , ↑ simplistically ; adjective : ↑ simple , ↑ simplistic ; verb : ↑ simplify ]

[ Date: 1300-1400 ; Language: 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 attractive or useful:

Mona wrote with a beautiful simplicity of style.

For the sake of simplicity, the tax form is divided into three sections.

James’ solution to this problem was simplicity itself (=very simple) .

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.