Definitions For Plain


  • A basic knitting stitch made by putting the needle through the front of the stitch from the lefthand side
  • Extensive tract of level open land


  • Express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
  • A large area of flat land without trees


  • Lacking embellishment or ornamentation
  • Lacking in physical beauty or proportion
  • Free from any effort to soften to disguise
  • Clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
  • Not mixed with extraneous elements


  • Lacking patterns especially in color
  • Not elaborate or elaborated; simple


  • Unmistakably (plain' is often used informally for plainly')

Is Plain a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Plain is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Plain in a Sentence

  • The Great Plains of the United States
  • The first settlers in that area lived on the vast plains in lonely log cabins
  • It was a plain room with no curtains.
  • She was wearing plain black shoes.
  • He printed the picture on plain paper.

Synonyms for Plain

Antonyms for Plain

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