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simplism Syllabification: sim·plism
Pronunciation: /ˈsimplizəm/

Definition of simplism in English:


The oversimplification of an issue.
Example sentences
  • His simplism is the way in which many people think, and they recognize themselves in his style.
  • The issue of his supposed flip-flop on the war is part of the media's apparent embrace of ‘simplism as the new integrity.’
  • We are threatened today by a new simplism which consists in reducing everything to the war on terrorism.
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