for simplicity's sake

Definition of for simplicity's sake

  1. :  in order to make something simpler and easier For simplicity's sake, we have rounded off the numbers to the nearest whole number.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the state of being simple, uncomplicated, or uncompounded

    :  lack of subtlety or penetration :  innocence, naiveté

    :  folly, silliness

  1. :  end, purpose

    :  the good, advantage, or enhancement of some entity (as an ideal)

    :  personal or social welfare, safety, or benefit

  1. :  a Japanese alcoholic beverage of fermented rice often served hot

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to criticize severely

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