I'm glad we were out in plain sight!
She was now plain rather than pretty.
And she is not at all so plain, either.
Her room was plain and basic.
All the people I have ever met before were very plain to see.
"It's plain that they have not all gone yet, Prince," said Bagration.
It was plain he regretted it.
Vara spoke off to the side with a warrior-like man in plain clothing of earthy colors.
They were still surrounded by the magic plain bathed in moonlight and spangled with stars.
It was plain that what troubled him most was that he had grieved me.
The dress was full length, rather plain, with a high collar.
She pointed to a lady who was crossing the room followed by a very plain daughter.
While they drove past the garden the shadows of the bare trees often fell across the road and hid the brilliant moonlight, but as soon as they were past the fence, the snowy plain bathed in moonlight and motionless spread out before them glittering like diamonds and dappled with bluish shadows.
He'd made it plain enough how he felt.
She took a plain sheet of white paper from her desk and proceeded with flying fingers to type the 14 names and addresses using an old manual typewriter.
"You must do as you please," said Prince Bolkonski, bowing to his daughter-in-law, "but she need not make a fool of herself, she's plain enough as it is."
It was plain that he did not quite grasp where he was.
By crossing to the other side of the Kolocha to the left of the highroad, Napoleon shifted the whole forthcoming battle from right to left (looking from the Russian side) and transferred it to the plain between Utitsa, Semenovsk, and Borodino--a plain no more advantageous as a position than any other plain in Russia--and there the whole battle of the twenty-sixth of August took place.
It was plain that at that moment there was in Natasha's heart no thought of herself or of her own relations with Prince Andrew.
It was plain that he was making an effort to listen, but could not do so.
Those are the plain and simple facts.
He was making it plain enough.
I'm kind of a plain Jane.
As she started the car, it was plain to see she felt nervous, yet excited.
Tim's frustration was plain on his face.
"This ain't right," he said, his Southern accent plain even to his ears.
That the emperor sincerely sympathized with Alexius, and suspected Peter of harbouring murderous designs against his son, is plain from his confidential letter to George I.
It was plain that this "well?" referred to much that they both understood without naming.
It was plain that she was following a train of thought independent of her sister-in-law's words.
But the quickness of the wolf's lope and the borzoi's slower pace made it plain that Karay had miscalculated.
She did not like Princess Mary, whom she thought very plain, affected, and dry.
It was plain that her whole soul was in her prayer.
Nicholas was a plain farmer: he did not like innovations, especially the English ones then coming into vogue.
It seems to be that you can't love me, that I am so plain... always... and now... in this cond...
His eyes were blacker than Gabriel's, and his plain features deceptive.
Short, dark hair framed a face with plain features that showed the signs of a lifetime of battle.
The Sanctuary was plain to the point of austere, with no luxuries.
It tasted like a plain jelly bean, until she swallowed, when it felt like a stream of water spilled from the back of her mouth to her gullet.
She slid her feet into plain sandals provided by the convent along with her plain sweats and T-shirt.
Above the level plain of absolutely smooth surface, devoid of houses or vegetation, the equipotential surfaces under normal conditions would be strictly horizontal, and if we could determine the potential at one metre above the ground we should have a definite measure of the potential gradient at the earth's surface.
So it is plain that nothing has happened and there is nothing to repent of, and Andrew can love me still.
After those involuntary words--that if he were free he would have asked on his knees for her hand and her love--uttered at a moment when she was so strongly agitated, Pierre never spoke to Natasha of his feelings; and it seemed plain to her that those words, which had then so comforted her, were spoken as all sorts of meaningless words are spoken to comfort a crying child.
At dawn the two new batteries established during the night on the plain occupied by the Prince d'Eckmuhl will open fire on the opposing batteries of the enemy.
It was plain that l'amour which the Frenchman was so fond of was not that low and simple kind that Pierre had once felt for his wife, nor was it the romantic love stimulated by himself that he experienced for Natasha.
Plain as the nose on your face!
From morning till late at night, except when he eats his very plain food, he is working at science.
Quinn, that's plain cruel!
His accusation and fury were plain on his flushed face.
There was one bed --a California king --in what she now realized was a plain hotel room.
The barracks were plain but sturdy, made of stone.
Albs were originally quite plain, but about the 10th century the custom arose of ornamenting the borders and the cuffs of the sleeves with strips of embroidery, and this became common in the 12th century.
He opened his eyes and looked around at the small, plain room and at the poor people standing near him.
From the top of the hill where I stood I saw my army surging over a sunlit plain like angry breakers, and as they moved, I saw the green of fields, like the cool hollows between billows.
It was very pleasant, when I stayed late in town, to launch myself into the night, especially if it was dark and tempestuous, and set sail from some bright village parlor or lecture room, with a bag of rye or Indian meal upon my shoulder, for my snug harbor in the woods, having made all tight without and withdrawn under hatches with a merry crew of thoughts, leaving only my outer man at the helm, or even tying up the helm when it was plain sailing.
He suddenly blushed crimson, and it was plain that he had made a great effort to say this.
"I know, my dear, kind princess," said Anna Mikhaylovna, seizing the portfolio so firmly that it was plain she would not let go easily.
Princess Mary went back to her room with the sad, scared expression that rarely left her and which made her plain, sickly face yet plainer.
He felt it awkward to attract everyone's attention and to be considered a lucky man and, with his plain face, to be looked on as a sort of Paris possessed of a Helen.
Mademoiselle Bourienne and the little princess had to own to themselves that Princess Mary in this guise looked very plain, worse than usual, but it was too late.
It was plain that he was lying and only wanted to get more money from the traveler.
He did not know that it would become more memorable to him than any other spot on the plain of Borodino.
Her choices were plain: Death or Hell.
The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.
Effie is plain bewildered.
Maybe it was left up there to implicate you, but there's a good chance it was just plain dropped by accident.
It was on plain white notepaper, lined and firmly creased, written somewhat shakily with an ink pen, in the dainty script of a woman.
Today she was absent, home nursing child number five, down with a spring fever, or just plain Spring Fever.
It's as plain as the nose on your face!
The door to his bedroom was open, and there was a note on the iPad that sat within plain view on the kitchen counter nearest the stairs.
Cape becomes bar, and plain shoal, and valley and gorge deep water and channel.
The French line was wider than ours, and it was plain that they could easily outflank us on both sides.
The ice bore him but it swayed and creaked, and it was plain that it would give way not only under a cannon or a crowd, but very soon even under his weight alone.
Prince Andrew entered a plain tidy room and saw at the table a man of forty with a long waist, a long closely cropped head, deep wrinkles, scowling brows above dull greenish-hazel eyes and an overhanging red nose.
She was by now decidedly plain, but thought herself not merely as good-looking as before but even far more attractive.
"The Cossack, not knowing in what company he was, for Napoleon's plain appearance had nothing about it that would reveal to an Oriental mind the presence of a monarch, talked with extreme familiarity of the incidents of the war," says Thiers, narrating this episode.
The looks of the plain Countess Mary always improved when she was in tears.
It was plain that Cade was content with things the way they were, but she wanted more.
Julie is frightened for him, and plain scared.
This one guy, I was his cell mate for a few months about the middle of my stretch; he was plain different.
A few of the guests cast curious looks her way, and everyone who looked at her seemed more interested in the plain charm at her chest than in meeting her gaze.
He was plain malicious!
There's 'Fitzgerald for Sheriff' signs up and down the highway and I hear tell he bought a big ad in the Plain Dealer.
Ne'Rin returned his sword to a rack containing half a dozen similar swords in plain grey and approached Kiera.
She expected another similar chamber with a low ceiling and plain walls and was stunned at the massive cave before her.
She crossed the stone tiles to the center of the chamber and circled the plain fountain.
Dean penned a note to her aunt and Martha went inside to leave it, as Dean directed, in plain sight on the kitchen table.
Even though the position was more isolated than a number of the other starting points, it still was in relatively plain view of the walkway, both up and down stream.
There was no telling by the blank stares on their faces if they were shocked, disappointed or just plain bored.
More than likely they'll be swimming on top of the water in plain sight.
A third person rode up circumspectly through the wood (it was plain that he had had a lesson) and stopped behind the count.
Natasha's thin pale face, with its swollen lips, was more than plain--it was dreadful.
It was plain that the Indian girl knew she had created a problem.
"I'd rather someone else take this on, but you're my only option," the Watcher said in plain distaste.
Hide 'em in plain sight, so to speak, a la Edgar Allen Poe.
Everything that had formerly appeared mysterious and fascinating in Speranski suddenly became plain and unattractive.
He was clean-shaven and wore a Guardsman's padded coat with an Order of St. George at his buttonhole and a plain forage cap set straight on his head.
Still, come morning, their tracks would be plain enough in the sand.
Inside sparkled a diamond choker with an unusually worn, plain charm of a half-sun, half-moon pierced by an arrow.
It was plain that Balashev's personality did not interest him at all.
Suddenly a man appeared through a hole in the roof next to the one they were on and stepped into plain view.
These are the instinctive, plain, and most legitimate questions humanity asks itself when it encounters the monuments and tradition of that period.
They were in plain view, where they rested.