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Naive

Pronunciation of Naive
/na͡ɪˈiːv/, /na‍ɪˈiːv/, /n_aɪ_ˈiː_v/

Antonyms for naive:

skeptical, intelligent, conditioned, experienced, trained, sophisticated, blase.

Synonyms for naive:

Sense 1

impressionable, sheltered, inexperience, lay, preliterate, exploitable, credulity, uneducated, unlettered, Dupable, childish, gullibility, jungli, Deluded, fledgling, harmless, illiterate, untried.

Sense 2

juvenile, rough-and-ready, unstudied, armchair, uncultivated, innocence, untrained, babe, barbarous, unrefined, rough-hewn, scholar, unqualified.

Sense 3

unskilled.

Sense 4

child.

Sense 5

raw.

Sense 11

easy.

babyish

infantile.

boyish

puerile.

gullible

credulous, gullible.

immature

dry, immature.

inexperienced

inexperienced, young.

naive

obvious, unsuspecting.

trite

mickey mouse.

uneducated

unschooled.

unenlightened

uninformed.

Other synonyms and related words:

impartial, green, archaic, dewy-eyed, crude, credulous, armchair, Dupable, innocence, unwary, unpretentious, childish, girlish, babe, unworldly, unqualified, kiddish, dry, naif, uncultivated, fleeceable, untutored, impressionable, truthful, obvious, rough-and-ready, careless, child, simplistic, exploitable, simple-minded, young, juvenile, fledgling, unguarded, untrained, immature, uninformed, unreserved, gullible, raw, uninstructed, gullibility, infantile, unschooled, unpretending, uninitiated, easy, harmless, aboveboard, untried, real, transparent, guileless, Deluded, unstudied, unskilled, unsuspecting, lay, unprejudiced, credulity, primitive, ignorant, simple, rough-hewn, susceptible, wide-eyed, puerile, illiterate, Sophomoric, true, unenlightened, uneducated, rude, scholar, inexperienced, uninitiate, unbiased.

all (adjective)

primitive.

artless (adjective)

honest, overt, sincere, Plain-spoken, undeceitful, blunt, undeceptive, direct, unrestrained, ingenuous, plain, careless, broad, Unartful, trusting, undisguised, downright, uncalculating, undeceiving, outgoing, unaffected, natural, un-artificial, Unbeguiling, genuine, callow, frank, unsophisticated, straightforward, open, candid, unpretentious, artless.

childlike, trusting (adjective)

harmless, aboveboard, open, unschooled, ingenuous, unpretentious, simple-minded, ignorant, wide-eyed, gullible, artless, guileless, natural, unworldly, credulous, simple, callow, unaffected, frank, innocent, green, plain, unsuspecting, sincere, innocuous, unsophisticated, candid.

green (adjective)

green.

gullible (adjective)

unsuspecting.

ignorant (adjective)

untutored, uneducated, unschooled, uninstructed, unlettered.

innocent (adjective)

innocuous, unsophisticated, snowy, spotless, unblemished, pure-hearted, blameless, unspotted, untainted, white, angelic, childlike, dewy-eyed, virginal, chaste, guiltless, innocent, untarnished.

juvenile (adjective)

girlish, kiddish.

plainspoken (adjective)

Plain-spoken.

reckless (adjective)

Sophomoric.

simple (adjective)

simplistic, artless.

thoughtless (adjective)

unguarded.

trustful (adjective)

trusting.

unguarded (adjective)

unguarded.

Sense 1 (noun)

uneducated, illiterate, untried, unqualified, unskilled.

Sense 2 (noun)

gullibility, unstudied, credulity, Deluded.

Sense 4 (noun)

babe, child.

ingenuous (noun)

childish, unsuspecting, unschooled, unpretentious, harmless, untrained.

naive (noun)

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

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