Need another word that means the same as “simplify”? Find 14 synonyms and 30 related words for “simplify” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Simplify” are: make simple, make simpler, make easier to do, make easier to understand, make easy to do, make easy to understand, make plainer, clarify, make more comprehensible, make more intelligible, remove the complexities from, disentangle, untangle, unravel
Simplify as a Verb
Definitions of "Simplify" as a verb
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “simplify” as a verb can have the following definitions:
- Make simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent.
- Make (something) simpler or easier to do or understand.
Synonyms of "Simplify" as a verb (14 Words)
|clarify||Melt (butter) in order to separate out the water and milk solids.|
Clarify the butter.
|disentangle||Free from involvement or entanglement.|
Can you disentangle the cord.
|make easier to do||Appear to begin an activity.|
|make easier to understand||Eliminate urine.|
|make easy to do||Add up to.|
|make easy to understand||Perform or carry out.|
|make more comprehensible||Perform or carry out.|
|make more intelligible||Eliminate urine.|
|make plainer||Charge with a function; charge to be.|
|make simple||Assure the success of.|
|make simpler||Form by assembling individuals or constituents.|
|remove the complexities from||Remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract.|
The sweater unraveled.
|untangle||Free from a tangled or twisted state.|
Fishermen untangled their nets.
Usage Examples of "Simplify" as a verb
- An overhaul of court procedure to simplify litigation.
- We had to simplify the instructions.
- This move will simplify our lives.
Associations of "Simplify" (30 Words)
|accelerate||Cause to move faster.|
He accelerated the car.
|alleviate||Provide physical relief, as from pain.|
He couldn t prevent her pain only alleviate it.
|brevity||The use of brief expressions.|
The staff will edit manuscripts with a view to brevity and clarity.
|clarity||The quality of being certain or definite.|
For the sake of clarity each of these strategies is dealt with separately.
|clear||Grant authorization or clearance for.|
He had time to get clear away.
|decelerate||Reduce or cause to reduce in speed.|
The car decelerated.
|directness||The quality of being plain and straightforward.|
I like the simplicity and directness of the image.
|ease||Of share prices interest rates etc decrease in value or amount.|
They put it into containers for ease of transportation.
|easiness||Freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort.|
A natural easiness of manner.
|expedite||Process fast and efficiently.|
He promised to expedite economic reforms.
|facilitate||Be of use.|
You could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge.
This tragedy probably hastened his own death from heart disease.
I hied me to a winehouse.
|hurry||A condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry.|
There s no hurry to get back.
|pacify||Cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of.|
The U N troops are working to pacify Bosnia.
|perspicuous||Transparently clear; easily understandable- Robert Burton.|
It provides simpler and more perspicuous explanations than its rivals.
|plain||Express complaints discontent displeasure or unhappiness.|
For years he was just plain Bill.
|processing||Preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure.|
The processing of newly arrived immigrants.
|quicken||Give new life or energy to.|
She quickened her pace desperate to escape.
|refinery||An industrial plant for purifying a crude substance.|
An oil refinery.
|relieve||Relieve oneself of troubling information.|
She relieved me of the household chores.
|simple||(of a lens, microscope, etc.) consisting of a single lens or component.|
|simplicity||Lack of ornamentation.|
They took advantage of her simplicity.
|simplification||The process of making something simpler or easier to do or understand.|
He is proposing simplification of the planning system.
|solidification||The process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization.|
|straightforward||Pointed directly ahead.|
A straightforward set of instructions.
|unambiguous||Having or exhibiting a single clearly defined meaning.|
As a horror apartheid is absolutely unambiguous.
|unequivocal||Leaving no doubt; unambiguous.|
The plain and unequivocal language of the laws.
|univocal||Admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion.|
A univocal set of instructions.
|unmistakable||Not able to be mistaken for anything else; very distinctive.|
The unmistakable sound of his laughter.