Synonyms of innocent in English:

innocent


See definition of innocent

adjective

1‘the police realized he was entirely innocent’

SYNONYMS
guiltless, guilt-free, not guilty, blameless, not to blame, in the clear, unimpeachable, irreproachable, above suspicion, beyond criticism, without fault, faultless
honourable, honest, upright, upstanding, law-abiding, incorrupt
informal squeaky clean
ANTONYMS

guilty

2‘the game was nothing but innocent fun’

SYNONYMS
harmless, innocuous, safe, non-injurious, unobjectionable, inoffensive, playful

3‘they pick on nice innocent girls’

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virtuous, pure, sinless, free of sin, moral, decent, righteous, upright, wholesome, demure, modest, chaste, virginal, virgin, impeccable, pristine, spotless, stainless, unblemished, unsullied, incorrupt, uncorrupted, uncontaminated, undefiled
informal squeaky clean, whiter than white, as pure as the driven snow
immaculate
ANTONYMS

sinful

4‘she is genuinely innocent of guile’

SYNONYMS
free from, without, lacking, lacking in, empty of, clear of, unacquainted with, ignorant of, unaware of, unfamiliar with, untouched by
rare nescient of

5‘he took advantage of innocent foreigners’

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naive, ingenuous, trusting, trustful, over-trusting, credulous, unsuspicious, unsuspecting, unwary, unguarded, unsceptical, impressionable, gullible, easily deceived, easily taken in, easily led
inexperienced, unworldly, unsophisticated, green, wide-eyed
simple, artless, guileless, childlike, frank, open
informal wet behind the ears, born yesterday, as green as grass
ANTONYMS

worldly

6‘innocent tumours made up of blood vessels’

SYNONYMS
benign, non-cancerous, non-malignant, non-dangerous, harmless, not life-threatening
curable, remediable, treatable
technical benignant
ANTONYMS

malignant


noun

1‘I was an innocent let loose in a strange land’

SYNONYMS
unworldly person, naive person
child
novice, greenhorn
ingénue
literary babe in arms, babe