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naïf

adjective na·ïf \nä-ˈēf\

Definition of naïf

  1. :  naive



Examples of naïf in a sentence

  1. <the senator, newly elected and still naïf, will learn soon enough how Washington really works>



Variants of naïf

or naif play \nä-ˈēf\

Origin of naïf

French


First Known Use: 1598


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naïf

noun na·ïf

Definition of naïf

  1. :  a naive person



1893

First Known Use of naïf

1893

Variants of naïf

or naif

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