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simply

adverb

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1 for nothing other than
  • the scholarships are awarded simply on the basis of merit
  • uninterested in food, she eats simply to keep alive

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2 nothing more than
  • it's simply smart to shop around before buying an item

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The first known use of simply was in the 14th century

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simplistic

simply

simps

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“Simply.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/simply. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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