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Noun: simpleness  sim-pul-nus
  1. A lack of penetration or subtlety
    "they took advantage of her simpleness";
    - simplicity, simple mindedness
  2. The quality of being simple or uncompounded
    "the simpleness of a crystal";
    - simplicity
  3. Freedom from difficulty, hardship or effort
    - ease, easiness, simplicity
  4. Lack of ornamentation
    - chasteness, restraint, simplicity
  5. Absence of affectation or pretence
    - simplicity

See also: easy

Type of: naiveness, naiveté, naïveté, naivety, naturalness, plainness, quality

Encyclopedia: Simpleness