simplism


sim·plism

noun \ˈsim-ˌpli-zəm\

Definition of SIMPLISM

:  the act or an instance of oversimplifying; especially :  the reduction of a problem to a false simplicity by ignoring complicating factors

First Known Use of SIMPLISM

1849

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: simplistic
Previous Word in the Dictionary: simpling
All Words Near: simplism

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up simplism? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).