Simple-sentence meaning

The definition of a simple sentence is a basic sentence with one independent clause.

An example of a simple sentence is, "The cat ate dinner."

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(gram.) A sentence consisting of a single independent clause (Ex: The dog barked loudly)
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A sentence having no coordinate or subordinate clauses, as The cat purred.
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(grammar) A sentence that contains one independent clause and no dependent clause. Compare compound sentence.
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