simply

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Adverb[change]

Positive
simply

Comparative
more simply

Superlative
most simply

  1. You use simply to emphasize that something is true and thinking about it in different ways won't change that.
    We aren't buying a new car because we simply can't afford it.
    Aliens simply do no exist.
    This is simply a larger version of the old one.
  2. If you say something simply, you do it in a way that is easy to understand.
    The idea is complicated, but, simply stated, children can do more than you expect.

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