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innocently

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of innocently

  1. 1 without any attempt to impress by deception or exaggeration “You look nice,” she commented innocently Synonyms of innocently artlessly, guilelessly, ingenuously, naturally, naively (or naïvely), sincerely, unaffectedly, unfeignedly, unpretentiouslyWords Related to innocently genuinely, honestly, simply, truly; freely, openheartedly, openly; candidly, frankly, matter-of-factly; casually, coolly (also cooly), nonchalantly; informally, relaxedly, unceremoniouslyNear Antonyms of innocently artfully, cannily, deceitfully, deceptively, deviously, dishonestly, falsely; archly, calculatingly, craftily, cunningly, furtively, insidiously, sharply, shiftily, slickly, slyly (also slily), underhand, underhanded, underhandedly; flatteringly, sycophantically, unctuouslyAntonyms of innocently affectedly, artificially, hypocritically, insincerely, pretentiously, unnaturally

  2. 2 with purity of thought and deed very young children approach the world so innocently Synonyms of innocently chastely, purely, modestly, morally, righteously, virtuouslyWords Related to innocently decently, decorously, properly; priggishly, primly, prudishlyNear Antonyms of innocently indecently, obscenely, vulgarly; lasciviously, lewdly, lustfullyAntonyms of innocently evilly, immorally, impurely, sinfully, wickedly


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