(comparative more simplistically, superlative most simplistically)
- In a simplistic way.
- He explained relativity, but very simplistically.
- Used to announce or excuse an oversimplified explanation or description. (Compare with in a nutshell.)
- Simplistically, he was fired with pay.
simplistic + -ally
Variant of simplistic
making complex problems unrealistically simple; oversimplifying or oversimplified