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aw–shucks

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of aw–shucks

  1. lacking in worldly wisdom or informed judgment his persona may be that of an aw-shucks country singer, but offstage he is anything but Synonyms of aw–shucks aw-shucks, dewy, dewy-eyed, green, ingenuous, innocent, naïf (or naif), primitive, simple, simpleminded, uncritical, unknowing, unsophisticated, unsuspecting, unsuspicious, unwary, unworldly, wide-eyedWords Related to aw–shucks callow, childish, immature, inexperienced, raw; childlike, idealistic, impractical, unrealistic; believing, credulous, gullible (also gullable), susceptible, trustful, trusting, unguarded; beguiled, duped, gulled, tricked; careless, heedless, thoughtlessNear Antonyms of aw–shucks critical, cynical, doubting, incredulous, skeptical, suspecting, suspicious, unconvinced; careful, cautious, guarded, leery (also leary), wary, watchful; down-to-earth, hardheaded, pragmatic (also pragmatical), realistic, sober; street-smart, streetwiseAntonyms of aw–shucks cosmopolitan, experienced, knowing, sophisticated, worldly, worldly-wise


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