naivety

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noun na·ive·ty \nä-ˈē-və-tē, -ˈēv-tē, nī-\
variants: or less commonly

naïvety

Definition of naivety

plural

naiveties

chiefly British

  1. :  naïveté If he compromised himself, then it was because of his political ignorance and naivety. — The Times Literary Supplement (London)

Examples of naivety in a sentence

  1. the contention that the royal family took advantage of the young Diana's naivety

1708

First Known Use of naivety

1708



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