Meaning of “artless” in the English Dictionary

"artless" in British English

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artlessadjective

uk /ˈɑːt.ləs/ us /ˈɑːrt.ləs/

simple and not wanting to deceive:

"Why did you take the money?" she asked the child. "Because I wanted it," came the artless reply.
artlessly
adverb uk /ˈɑːt.ləs.li/ us /ˈɑːrt.ləs.li/
artlessness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈɑːt.ləs.nəs/ us /ˈɑːrt.ləs.nəs/

(Definition of “artless” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)