What does naiveté mean?

Definitions for naiveténɑ ivˈteɪ, -ˌi vəˈteɪ, -ˈiv teɪ, -ˈi və-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word naiveté.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. naivete, naivety, naiveness(noun)

    lack of sophistication or worldliness


  1. Naivete(n.)

    An act displaying naivete; a naive remark or action.

  2. Origin: [F. See Nave, and cf. Nativity.]

Webster Dictionary

  1. Naivete(noun)

    native simplicity; unaffected plainness or ingenuousness; artlessness

  2. Origin: [F. See Nave, and cf. Nativity.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naiveté in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naiveté in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chris Evans ':

    I like the fact that they're skewing Spider-Man young because that's how he is in the comic books. He's a young kid, and Tom Holland has this really great innocence and naivete but sense of subtle maturity.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    Appeasing the Castro brothers will only cause other tyrants from Caracas to Tehran to Pyongyang to see that they can take advantage of President Obama's naiveté during his final two years in office. As a result, America will be less safe as a result of the President's change in policy.

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