sympilte

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See also: simplicité

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French simplete; equivalent to symple +‎ -te. Some forms are remodelled on symple.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /simpəlˈteː/, /simpləˈteː/

Noun[edit]

sympilte (uncountable)

  1. (rare) humbleness, modestness, pridelessness, reservedness
  2. (rare) stupidity, simplemindedness, unlearnedness
  3. (rare) simplicity; the state of being uncompounded.
  4. (rare) unguilt, truthfulness; being truthful.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: simplety (obsolete)

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