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Meaning & Definition of Ingenuous in English

English

Ingenuous

/ɪnʤɛnjuəs/

adjective

1. Characterized by an inability to mask your feelings

  • Not devious
  • "An ingenuous admission of responsibility"
    synonym:
  • ingenuous
  • ,
  • artless

2. Lacking in sophistication or worldliness

  • "A child's innocent stare"
  • "His ingenuous explanation that he would not have burned the church if he had not thought the bishop was in it"
    synonym:
  • innocent
  • ,
  • ingenuous