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: lack of or freedom from sophistication
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artlessness, greenness, guilelessness, ingenuousness, innocence, naiveness, naïveté (also naivete), naivety (also naïvety) [chiefly British], naturalness, simplemindedness, simpleness, simplicity, unworldliness, viridity
artfulness, cynicism, knowingness, sophistication, worldliness
1825, in the meaning defined above
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