What is another word for naive?

382 synonyms found


[ na͡ɪˈiːv], [ na‍ɪˈiːv], [ n_aɪ_ˈiː_v]

Synonyms for Naive:

artless (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) green (adjective) gullible (adjective) ignorant (adjective) innocent (adjective) simple (adjective) trustful (adjective) unsuspecting (adjective) innocent (noun)
  • ingénue.
artless eastern poison oak green guileless ignorant Other synonyms: plainspoken unguarded

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Rhymes for Naive:

  1. peeve, grieve, eve, reave, heave, greave, weave, cleave, leave, sleeve;
  2. deceive, conceive, achieve, aggrieve, reprieve, relieve, geneve, retrieve, believe, aleve, perceive, receive;
  3. interweave, misperceive, misconceive, disbelieve;

Quotes for Naive:

  1. It would be naive to imagine we have solved all our income security problems simply because the roles of the federal and provincial governments in the area of skills training have been clarified. Kim Campbell.
  2. I didn't actually realise what apartheid meant. I'm probably a bit naive but I thought it was more of a vague segregation, like on the beaches and buses. John Deacon.
  3. "Yes we can" always struck many as a naive and childish chant, like something ripped off from the Camp Fire Girls. Craig Shirley.