Definition of "simplistic" []

  • Overly simple. (adjective)
  • In a manner that simplifies a concept or issue so that its nuance and complexity are lost or important details are overlooked. (adjective)
  • Of or relating to simples, or medicinal herbs. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "simplistic" in a sentence
  • "The CPMA put forward a motion rejecting the replacement of existing councillors by what it called a simplistic system whereby half the councillors were appointed by the civics and other half by non-statutary organisations."
  • "Does any one know if there are any Arab techno thriller writers out there, writing books where we are, in simplistic terms, the bad guys?"
  • "Right wingers are all great on saying no to things, or mocking them in simplistic ways."