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1The quality of being naive; lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment.
innocence, lack of sophistication, lack of experience, ingenuousness, guilelessness, lack of guile, unworldliness, childlikeness, trustfulness, simplicity, naturalness
- ‘his greatest fault was his political naïveté’
- 1.1Innocence or unsophistication.
- ‘some of the material is laughable in its naïveté’
French, from naïf, -ive (see naive).
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