Hyphenation of naive

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Definitions of naive:

Marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience
A teenager's naive ignorance of life The naive assumption that things can only get better This naive simple creature with wide friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances
Of or created by one without formal training
Simple or naive in style Primitive art such as that by Grandma Moses is often colorful and striking
Lacking information or instruction
Lamentably unenlightened as to the laws
Not initiated
Deficient in relevant experience It seemed a bizarre ceremony to uninitiated western eyes He took part in the experiment as a naive subject

Synonyms of naive:

adj naive, naif, childlike, wide-eyed, dewy-eyed, simple, credulous, fleeceable, green, gullible, ignorant, inexperienced, innocent, ingenuous, simple-minded, unsophisticated, unworldly, credulous, uninformed, unworldly
adj callow, inexperienced, unsophisticated, immature
adj unsophisticated, artless

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