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    naive - Dictionary definition and meaning for word naive

    Definition
    (adj) marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience
    Synonyms : naif
    Example Sentence
    • a teenager's naive ignorance of life
    • the naive assumption that things can only get better
    • this naive simple creature with wide friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances
    Definition
    (adj) of or created by one without formal training; simple or naive in style
    Synonyms : primitive
    Example Sentence
    • primitive art such as that by Grandma Moses is often colorful and striking
    Definition
    (adj) inexperienced Definition
    (adj) lacking information or instruction
    Example Sentence
    • lamentably unenlightened as to the laws
    Definition
    (adj) not initiated; deficient in relevant experience
    Synonyms : uninitiate , uninitiated
    Example Sentence
    • it seemed a bizarre ceremony to uninitiated western eyes
    • he took part in the experiment as a naive subject
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for naive

sounds as "naya", some one who is new is inexperienced....

naive: nai(not) + ve(active):so not active i.e.not having world experience and innocent

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Naive: which is similar to NAtIVE,just consider a native Person who born in remote village(who never gone out from his village for education),so he lacks in experience,wisdom.......

naive = sounds like naie (saloon) i.e undeveloped & uncultured people are doing that type of work.

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