Definitions for simplisticsɪmˈplɪs tɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sim•plis•ticsɪmˈplɪs tɪk(adj.)

  1. characterized by excessive simplification; oversimplified.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. simplistic(adj)

    characterized by extreme and often misleading simplicity

    "a simplistic theory of the universe"; "simplistic arguments of the ruling party"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. simplistic(adjective)ɪmˈplɪs tɪk

    simplified too much

    It's simplistic to blame the whole situation on one person.


  1. simplistic(Adjective)

    Overly simple.

  2. simplistic(Adjective)

    In a manner that simplifies a concept or issue so that its nuance and complexity are lost or important details are overlooked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Simplistic(adj)

    of or pertaining to simples, or a simplist


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