in all innocence

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Definition of in all innocence

somewhat formal
: done without knowing that one's act would cause harm or be wrong in some way I mentioned in all innocence what turned out to be a very painful topic for her.

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“In all innocence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20all%20innocence. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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