layman's terms

Definition of layman's terms

  1. :  simple language that anyone can understand The process was explained to us in layman's terms.

Word by Word Definitions

laymanplay
  1. :  a person who is not a member of the clergy

    :  a person who does not belong to a particular profession or who is not expert in some field

termplay terms
  1. :  a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

    :  expression of a specified kind

    :  a limited or definite extent of time

  1. :  to apply a term to :  call, name


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