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sɪmˈplɪs tɪksim·plis·tic

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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"

Wiktionary

  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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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of simplistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of simplistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of simplistic in a Sentence

  1. Mark Howard:

    To buy Triple Bs under the pretext that they're cheap and have already priced in the risk, I think is simplistic at the least and dangerous at the worst.

  2. Bobby Jindal:

    It's not going to be the last time anyone says something stupid within our party, but it can't be tolerated within our party, we've also had enough of this dumbed-down conservatism. We need to stop being simplistic, we need to trust the intelligence of the American people and we need to stop insulting the intelligence of the voters.

  3. Klemens Laschesfki:

    It's already clear wildlife is being killed by this mud, to say the mud is not a health risk is overly simplistic.

  4. Neil Dwane:

    Nevertheless, we would expect a markdown of EZ (eurozone) banks in particular as they have been recent strong performers and clear beneficiaries of the rather simplistic 'Europe is recovering' reflation trade.

  5. Fernando Belaunzaran:

    Even though his rhetoric is very simplistic, it's effective, people are still giving him the benefit of the doubt. But a time will come when reality bites.

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