Antonyms of PLAINNESS

Examples of usage:

  1. Then the ladies asked to see the house, and had been conducted from room to room, evidently amazed at the plainness of the furniture, but loud in their praises of everything as " so effective." "'O Thou, My Austria!'" by Ossip Schubin
  2. Elegant in plainness, the classic poet would have said of her hair and dress. "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
  3. In doing this I shall not speak of matters in the style of a lawyer, but preserve the same plainness of language which, as I thought it the most proper, I have endeavoured throughout the whole piece. "Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences" by Arthur L. Hayward
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