ingenuousness

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Noun[edit]

ingenuousness ‎(countable and uncountable, plural ingenuousnesses)

  1. The condition of being ingenuous.
  2. (countable) An ingenuous behavior.
    • Aldous Huxley
      Time passed; Moira grew up, chronologically; but Sir Watney went on treating her as a spoilt child, went on being enchanted by her birdy chirrupings and ingenuousnesses and impertinent enfant-terrible-isms.