French translation of 'plainly'
- (= obviously)
⇒ The judge's conclusion was plainly wrong.
Les conclusions du juge étaient clairement fausses.
⇒ He was plainly annoyed.
Il était clairement ennuyé.
- (= clearly)
clairementto see sth plainly
voir clairement qch
- (= frankly)
sans détoursto talk plainly about sth
parler sans détour de qch
- (= simply)
⇒ He was very tall and plainly dressed.
Il était très grand et habillé simplement.
Example Sentences Including 'plainly'
"The Assistant Commissioner sat back in his chair, plainly delighted.Left, Right and Centre
And he spoke plainly when he found something the attending officer needed to know.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
The room was a small, plainly furnished office, its walls painted a neutral shade of green.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
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Translation of plainly from the Collins English to French Dictionary