no-frills no-frills

Definition(s):

  • (adj) characterized by the absence of inessential features

Usage(s):

  1. She has won plaudits not by bonhomie but by a quiet, no-frills stress on competence.
  2. Even top managers at no-frills airlines don't get any frills.
  3. Lui runs the Mae Salong Resort, a smattering of no-frills bungalows tucked between towering pines, and he sports the perpetual smile of those who have found their calling.

News

  1. Air Arabia Jumps as Recovery Boosts Profit Outlook: Dubai Mover

    Air Arabia PJSC (AIRARABI) surged to the highest level in more than two weeks on bets Dubai’s tourism recovery will boost profit at the Middle East ’s biggest no-frills airline.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. easyJet to buy 135 Airbus A320 planes for $12bn

    No-frills airline easyJet announced a deal to purchase 135 Airbus single-aisle A320 passenger planes, including 100 new generation neo aircraft for $11.9 billion (7.5 billion pounds), after agreeing sizeable discounts.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. easyJet to buy 135 Airbus A320s for $12bn

    No-frills airline easyJet announced a deal to purchase 135 Airbus single-aisle A320 passenger planes, including 100 new generation neo aircraft for $11.9 billion (7.5 billion pounds), after agreeing sizeable discounts.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  • "We've been working to add these nice things in football to the traditional German values of strength, power and running. I strongly favour attractive football," said Löw. "Sometimes it's natural to do the safe pass, the no-frills thing, to...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Joachim Loew Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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