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plainly

US [ˈpleɪnli]
UK ['pleɪnli]
  • adv.清楚地;明显地;清晰地;简单明了地
  • Web明白地;显然;明明
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adv.
1.
清晰地;明显地;清楚地in a way that is easy to see, hear, understand or believe
The sea was plainly visible in the distance.
大海在远处清晰可见。
The lease plainly states that all damage must be paid for.
租约明确规定,一切损坏必须赔偿。
She had no right to interfere in what was plainly a family matter.
这事明摆着是别人的家事,她无权干涉。
Plainly(= obviously) something was wrong.
很显然什么地方出了问题。
2.
简单明了地;直截了当地using simple words to say sth in a direct and honest way
To put it plainly, he's a crook.
实话实说吧,他是个骗子。
3.
简朴地;朴素地in a simple way, without decoration
She was plainly dressed and wore no make-up.
她衣着朴素,粉黛不施。

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