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English definition of “naive”

naive

adjective     /naɪˈiːv/
If someone is naive, they believe things too easily and do not have enough experience of the world : I was much younger then, and very naive.Naive and trustingInexperienced (of people)Inexperienced (of people)Naive and trusting
naively adverb I naively believed that we would be treated as equals . naivety     /naɪˈiːvəti/ noun [U] the quality of being naiveNaive and trustingInexperienced (of people)Inexperienced (of people)Naive and trusting
(Definition of naive adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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