Artlessness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Artlessness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ artlessness
artlessness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nature
nature
simplicity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ innocence
innocence
&c. 946
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ bonhomie
bonhomie
naivete
abandon
candor
sincerity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ singleness of purpose
singleness of purpose
singleness of heart
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ honesty
honesty
&c. 939
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ plain speaking
plain speaking
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ epanchement
epanchement
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rough diamond
rough diamond
matter of fact man
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ le palais de verite
le palais de verite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ enfant terrible
enfant terrible
PARAG:Artlessness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be artless
be artless
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look one in the face
look one in the face
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wear one's heart upon his sleeves for daws to peck at
wear one's heart upon his sleeves for daws to peck at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ think aloud
think aloud
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speak out
speak out
speak one's mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be free with one
be free with one
call a spade a spade
PARAG:Artlessness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ artless
artless
natural
pure
native
confiding
simple
lain
inartificial
untutored
unsophisticated
ingenu
unaffected
naive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sincere
sincere
frank
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ open
open
open as day
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ candid
candid
ingenuous
guileless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unsuspicious
unsuspicious
honest
&c. 939
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ innocent
innocent
&c. 946
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Arcadian
Arcadian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undesigning
undesigning
straightforward
unreserved
aboveboard
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ simple-minded
simple-minded
single-minded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ frank-hearted
frank-hearted
open-hearted
single-hearted
simple-hearted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ free-spoken
free-spoken
plain-spoken
outspoken
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ blunt
blunt
downright
direct
matter of fact
unpoetical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unflattering
unflattering
PARAG:Artlessness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in plain words
in plain words
in plain English
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without mincing the matter
without mincing the matter
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ not to mince the matter
not to mince the matter
&c.(affirmation) 535

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Artlessness — Art less*ness, n. The quality of being artless, or void of art or guile; simplicity; sincerity. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artlessness — index honesty, veracity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • artlessness — noun see artless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • artlessness — See artlessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • artlessness — noun a) The state or quality of being artless. b) The state or quality of being innocent; naivete …   Wiktionary

  • artlessness — Synonyms and related words: absolute realism, authenticity, bluffness, bluntness, bona fideness, broadness, brusqueness, candidness, candor, directness, forthrightness, frankness, freedom, freeness, genuineness, honesty, inartificiality,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • artlessness — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Simplicity] Syn. ingenuousness, naivet?, candor; see innocence 2 . 2. [Unskillfulness] Syn. ineptitude, crudeness, clumsiness; see awkwardness 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • artlessness — n. unaffectedness, naturalness; lack of artistic skill or taste …   English contemporary dictionary

  • artlessness — n 1. openness, openheartedness, ingenuousness, guilelessness, sincerity, sincereness, genuineness, undeceptiveness, undeceitfulness; naturalness, unaffectedness, unpretentiousness. 2. candor, candidness, frankness, forthrightness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • artlessness — art·less·ness …   English syllables

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