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innocence

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈɪnəsəns/
NOT GUILTY the fact of not being guilty of a crime: She fought to prove her son's innocence.Innocent
NOT EXPERIENCED the quality of not having much experience of life and not knowing about the bad things that happen: the innocence of childhoodNaive and trustingInexperienced (of people)Inexperienced (of people)Naive and trusting
Translations of “innocence”
in Korean 무죄…
in Arabic بَراءة…
in Portuguese inocência…
in Catalan innocència…
in Japanese 無罪…
in Italian innocenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無罪, 天真, 無辜…
in Russian невиновность, невинность…
in Turkish suçsuzluk, masumiyet, saflık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无罪, 天真…
in Polish niewinność…
(Definition of innocence from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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