Definition of innocent
- an innocent child
- … searching for a hidden motive in even the most innocent conversation.
- —Leonard Wibberley
- gave me an innocent gaze
- a wholly innocent transaction
- her face innocent of cosmetics
- —Marcia Davenport
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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