Definition of plain as day in English:

plain as day


  • Very clearly.

    • ‘It's plain as day that the levelers are a very creative bunch of people that know how to design interesting and tension filled challenges.’
    • ‘Yet many contemporaries worried that lawyers were merely complicating matters that ought to be as plain as day.’
    • ‘It has been as plain as day for three decades that the day would come when oil supply could no longer increase at the same rate as demand, and all the evidence is that that is starting to happen this year.’
    • ‘This is pure, one-man-band, Presidential propaganda, and we can all see it, as plain as day.’
    • ‘What's lacking though, is plain as day: the lyrics here are generally horrendous, but always unintentionally funny.’
    • ‘Your contempt for anyone who disagrees with you is plain as day.’
    • ‘The Moody Blues were an old-school British Invasion-trained band playing only to score chart hits, plain as day, and some might say in a manner much more shameless than some of their less pretentious competitors.’
    • ‘It's plain as day that you two were meant to be together.’
    • ‘Maybe not to the other, but I can see it plain as day.’
    • ‘A simple assertion, plain as day, coming from someone who ought to know.’