Definition for Plain

plain, n. [OFr < L. plān-um, see plain, a.] (webplay: bright, children, even, figures, high, land, light, plain-dealing, road, seen, show, solid, speaking, taught, truth, tune, wander).

  1. Prairie; range; grassland; lowland; flat, treeless expanse of ground.
  2. Battlefield; cemetery grounds; burial place.
  3. [Fig.] area; place; location.
  4. [Fig.] realm of nature; earth; surrounding area

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