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Overview of adj ingenuous

The adj ingenuous has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. ingenuous, artless

(characterized by an inability to mask your feelings; not devious; "an ingenuous admission of responsibility")

2. innocent, ingenuous

(lacking in sophistication or worldliness; "a child's innocent stare"; "his ingenuous explanation that he would not have burned the church if he had not thought the bishop was in it")

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