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ingenuousadjective

uk   us   /ɪnˈdʒen.ju.əs/ formal
honest, ​sincere, and ​trusting, sometimes in a way that ​seemssilly: It has to be said it was ​rather ingenuous of him to ​ask a ​completestranger to take ​care of his ​luggage.
ingenuously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of ingenuous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ingenuous”
in Chinese (Simplified) 天真的, 胸无城府的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天真的, 胸無城府的…
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