Commonly misused words: Simplistic You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means… Simplistic: Dumbed down, over simplified. Simple: Easy; and in a plain English context, no loss of meaning. You don’t want to make things ‘simplistic’. You want them to be ‘simple’! By Rory|2017-05-19T08:20:57+10:00February 24th, 2015|Misused words|1 Comment About the Author: Rory Writer, editor, musician, plain English evangelist, content ninja for hire, and general web guy, Rory does lots of things, when he has time... Related Posts The difference between i.e. and e.g. Gallery The difference between i.e. and e.g. June 21st, 2015 Commonly misused words: Enormity Commonly misused words: Enormity March 4th, 2015 Commonly misused words: Factoid Commonly misused words: Factoid February 26th, 2015 One Comment The difference between i.e. and e.g. | East Edit December 14, 2016 at 4.09pm […] Sorry, had to get that off my chest. This drives me nearly as mental as hearing people say ‘simplistic’ when they mean ‘simple’. […] Comments are closed.