Synonyms and Antonyms of simplemindedness
the quality or state of being simple and sincere the simplemindedness of the villagers was at times winning and at others worrisome Synonyms of simplemindedness artlessness, greenness, guilelessness, ingenuousness, innocence, naiveness, naivety (also naïvety) [chiefly British], naturalness, naïveté, simpleness, simplicity, unsophistication, unworldliness, viridityWords Related to simplemindedness candor, frankness, genuineness, honesty, openness, sincerity, straightforwardness, unaffectedness, unpretentiousness; callowness, childishness, coltishness, inexperience, rawness; insularity, parochialism, provincialism; carelessness, heedlessness, thoughtlessness; ignorance, obliviousness, unawareness; credulity, credulousness, gullibility, impressionability; idealism, impracticality, optimismNear Antonyms of simplemindedness affectedness, artificiality, pretentiousness; deviousness, dishonesty, insincerity; disbelief, doubtfulness, incredulity, suspiciousness; carefulness, caution, street smarts, wariness; pessimism, skepticism; maturityAntonyms of simplemindedness artfulness, cynicism, knowingness, sophistication, worldliness
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