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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artlessly, ingenuouslyadverb

    in an ingenuous manner

    "she answered the judge's questions artlessly"


  1. ingenuouslyadverb

    In an ingenuous manner; frankly, straightforwardly.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Ingenuouslyadverb

    Openly; fairly; candidly; generously.

    Etymology: from ingenuous.

    Ingenuously I speak,
    No blame belongs to thee. William Shakespeare, Timon.

    It was a notable observation of a wise father, and no less ingenuously confessed, that those which held and persuaded pressure of consciences were commonly interested. Francis Bacon.

    I will ingenuously confess, that the helps were taken from divines of the church of England. Dryden.


  1. ingenuously

    Ingenuously refers to a manner that is characterized by innocence, simplicity, and sincerity. It describes someone who is open, honest, and straightforward, showing a lack of guile or deception.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ingenuouslyadverb

    in an ingenuous manner; openly; fairly; candidly; artlessly

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ingenuously in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ingenuously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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