Plain and Unaffected


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Plain adjective – Free in expressing one's true feelings and opinions.
Usage example: their piano teacher is honest and plain, if not always tactful

Unaffected is a synonym for plain in character trait topic. In some cases you can use "Unaffected" instead an adjective "Plain", when it comes to topics like natural, ordinary, straightforward.
Nearby Words: plainly, plainness, plaint
Synonyms for Plain


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Unaffected adjective – Free from any intent to deceive or impress others.
Usage example: a relaxed and unaffected style of public speaking

Plain is a synonym for unaffected in character trait topic. Sometimes you can use "Plain" instead an adjective "Unaffected", if it concerns topics such as natural, honest, unassuming.
Nearby Word: unaffectedly
Synonyms for Unaffected

Things that words describes

character plain character unaffected character
people plain people unaffected people
characters plain characters unaffected characters

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Wild Cards All of the Other Reindeer: there was and remains some animosity toward Wild Cards by those left unaffected by it...out of fear and/or jealousy, or just plain old prejudice, especially towards the squickier looking Jokers.
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