Definitions for naifnɑˈif
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a naive or inexperienced person.
Origin of naif:
1590–1600; < MF; masc. of naive
a naive or inexperienced person
marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience
"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"
One who is naive.
Origin: From naïf.
having a true natural luster without being cut; -- applied by jewelers to a precious stone
naive; as, a naif remark
Dubai Metro construction near Baniyas Square, Naif Naif is a locality in Deira side of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a commercial and residential locality. Considering the nearby localities, Naif is larger in size. It is one of the oldest localities. The residents of this locality are mainly South Asians. Naif has the second-highest population density of all communities in Dubai.
Translations for naif
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
simple and straightforward in one's way of thinking, speaking etc.
- cândidoPortuguese (BR)
- barnalegur; einlægurIcelandic
- paprastas, negudraujantisLithuanian
- vienkāršs; aprobežotsLatvian
- naiv, naturlig, likeframNorwegian
- ساده و بى تكلفPersian
- ساده او روانPashto
- наивный, простодушныйRussian
- naiv, naturlig, okonstladSwedish
- saf, bön, toyTurkish
- 單純質樸的Chinese (Trad.)
- 朴实的Chinese (Simp.)
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