In clear, straightforward language, as in The doctor’s diagnosis was too technical; please tell us what he meant in plain English. [ c. 1500 ]
Also see: in so many words
in no particular order
[in pos-e; English in pos-ee] /ɪn ˈpɒs ɛ; English ɪn ˈpɒs i/ adverb, adjective, Latin. 1. in possibility; potentially (contrasted with ). /ɪn ˈpɒsɪ/ adjective 1. possible; potential Compare in esse
[in-pawr, -pohr] /ɪnˈpɔr, -ˈpoʊr/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to in.
- In pr.
Latin in principio (in the beginning)