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with no frills

With no extraneous details or embellishments. Not fancy, decorous, or elaborate. Simple. My history teacher is not someone who gets impressed by a beautiful cover page, so I made sure that my project was straightforward and presented the information with no frills.
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no frills

Void of extraneous details or embellishments; not fancy, decorous, or elaborate; simple. It's a real no frills kind of place, so we can get dinner someplace nicer, if you want. My history teacher is not someone who gets impressed by a beautiful cover page, so I made sure that my project was straightforward and no frills.
See also: frill, no
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Following months of intensive price wars between budget and traditional airlines, the impact of no frills carriers on airline pricing appears to have finally peaked.
The big strategic question for Liverpool, though, is can it diversify from the no frills market?
For that special occasion there's nothing like a knock `em dead frock and there are lots around with fringed or frill detail either at the neckline or over one shoulder.
Make another four sets of frills for the sleeves and machine these on to the arm openings of the dress.
Nicole Fahri frothed frills down the front of silk khaki shirts, whilst Dorothy Perkins design duo Clements Ribeiro took the gypsy look to Panama, in bright georgette frill wrap dresses.
SLEEVE NOTES: Elegant fashion; FRILL SEEKER: Traditional design
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And the passion for frills continued with eye-catching white trousers and patterned T-shirt to complete the feminine look.
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A senior official said the study will be used to formulate new strategy for its no frills brand and denied there was a plan to scrap the no frills offering.
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The researchers were intrigued to see that many extensive puncture and pull marks were actually on the neck frills of the specimens.