ingenuo


ingenuo
adj.
ingenuous, as innocent as a lamb, artless, childlike.
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ingenuo
adjetivo
1 naive, ingenuous
nombre masculino,nombre femenino
1 naive person
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(f. - ingenua)
adj.
naive
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ADJ naïve, ingenuous
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I
-nua adjetivo naive, ingenuous

qué ingenuo eres! — you're so naive!

II
-nua masculino, femenino

es un ingenuo — he's so naive

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= ingenuous, naive [naïve], innocent, simple-minded, gullible, born yesterday, guileless, clueless, corn-fed, unwordly.
Ex. She put her empty cup in the dirty-dish cart, and mounted on the wings of a pure and ingenuous elation the long flight of stairs leading to the offices on the first floor.
Ex. At the risk of sounding trite and a bit naive, I'd like to remind this group that the ISBD was also called, not for the cataloger's benefit, but as an international tool of bibliographic description.
Ex. This is highly embarrassing for the innocent reader and for the apologetic library staff.
Ex. Granted the seemingly simple-minded examples that have been used, such as changing NEGROES to AFRO-AMERICANS and BLACKS, appear fairly straightforward.
Ex. I argue that intellectual vices (such as being gullible, dogmatic, pigheaded, or prejudiced) are essential.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Born yesterday and other forms of original sin: two perspectives on library research'.
Ex. He cites, for example, a popular reference book from the 1880s, which gushes about the Eskimo's guileless character, keen intelligence, and harmonious politics.
Ex. This is largely clueless enthusiasm focused on things that don't matter in the grand scheme of things.
Ex. The Wizard, played by Joel Grey, is a smooth-talking dumbbell who admits he is 'a corn-fed hick' and 'one of your dime-a-dozen mediocrities'.
Ex. There exist sets of duality in this philosophy; body versus soul, worldly versus unworldly and life versus salvation.
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* ingenuos, los = gullible, the.
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I
-nua adjetivo naive, ingenuous

qué ingenuo eres! — you're so naive!

II
-nua masculino, femenino

es un ingenuo — he's so naive

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= ingenuous, naive [naïve], innocent, simple-minded, gullible, born yesterday, guileless, clueless, corn-fed, unwordly.

Ex: She put her empty cup in the dirty-dish cart, and mounted on the wings of a pure and ingenuous elation the long flight of stairs leading to the offices on the first floor.

Ex: At the risk of sounding trite and a bit naive, I'd like to remind this group that the ISBD was also called, not for the cataloger's benefit, but as an international tool of bibliographic description.
Ex: This is highly embarrassing for the innocent reader and for the apologetic library staff.
Ex: Granted the seemingly simple-minded examples that have been used, such as changing NEGROES to AFRO-AMERICANS and BLACKS, appear fairly straightforward.
Ex: I argue that intellectual vices (such as being gullible, dogmatic, pigheaded, or prejudiced) are essential.
Ex: The article is entitled 'Born yesterday and other forms of original sin: two perspectives on library research'.
Ex: He cites, for example, a popular reference book from the 1880s, which gushes about the Eskimo's guileless character, keen intelligence, and harmonious politics.
Ex: This is largely clueless enthusiasm focused on things that don't matter in the grand scheme of things.
Ex: The Wizard, played by Joel Grey, is a smooth-talking dumbbell who admits he is 'a corn-fed hick' and 'one of your dime-a-dozen mediocrities'.
Ex: There exist sets of duality in this philosophy; body versus soul, worldly versus unworldly and life versus salvation.
* ingenuos, los = gullible, the.

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ingenuo1 -nua
adjective
naive, ingenuous
¡qué ingenuo eres! you're so naive!
ingenuo2 -nua
masculine, feminine
es un ingenuo ¿cómo se ha podido creer eso? he's so naive, how could he possibly have believed that?
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ingenuo
-nua adjetivo

naive, ingenuous
■ sustantivo masculino, femenino: es un ingenuo he's so naive
ingenuo,-a
I adjetivo naive
II sustantivo masculino y femenino naive person: es un ingenuo, he's so naive

'ingenuo' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
bobalicón
- bobalicona
- incauta
- incauto
- infeliz
- ingenua
- inocente
- prima
- primo
- simple
- pavo
- pueril
- tonto
English:
deluded
- dupe
- green
- ingenuous
- naive
- simple
- simple-minded
- unsophisticated
- childlike
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ingenuo, -a
adj
naive, ingenuous;
¡no seas ingenuo! don't be so naive!
nm,f
ingenuous o naive person;
es un ingenuo he's (very) naive;
hacerse el ingenuo to act the innocent
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ingenuo
I adj naive
II m, ingenua f naive person, sucker fam
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ingenuo, -nua adj
cándido: naive
ingenuamente adv
ingenuo, -nua n
: naive person
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ingenuo adj naive

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • ingenuo — INGÉNUO adv. (muz.) simplu, naiv, nevinovat. (< it. ingenuo) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • ingenuo — /in dʒɛnwo/ [dal lat. ingenuus, propr. indigeno, nativo; nato libero , poi onesto, schietto, semplice ]. ■ agg. 1. [di persona, sentimento, espressione e sim., che conservano l innocenza e il candore nativi: sei troppo i. per capire certe cose ;… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • ingênuo — adj. 1. Sem malícia; sem afetação. = INOCENTE, NATURAL, SIMPLES 2.  [Antigo] Sem mistura de sangue plebeu. • s. m. 3. Pessoa ingênua. 4.  [Brasil] Filho de escrava, nascido depois da lei de emancipação.   ‣ Etimologia: latim ingenuus, a, um   ♦… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • ingénuo — adj. 1. Sem malícia; sem afetação. = INOCENTE, NATURAL, SIMPLES 2.  [Antigo] Sem mistura de sangue plebeu. • s. m. 3. Pessoa ingênua. 4.  [Brasil] Filho de escrava, nascido depois da lei de emancipação.   ‣ Etimologia: latim ingenuus, a, um   ♦… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • ingenuo — ingenuo, nua adjetivo inocente, iluso, cándido*, candoroso, sencillo, sincero, franco naif (galic.). * * * Sinónimos: ■ inocente …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • ingenuo — ingenuo, nua adjetivo,sustantivo masculino y femenino 1. Que no tiene malicia y cree todo lo que oye o le cuentan: Es una ingenua que piensa que todo el mundo es bueno …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • ingenuo — ingenuo, nua (Del lat. ingenŭus). 1. adj. Candoroso, sin doblez. 2. f. Actriz que hace papeles de persona inocente y candorosa …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Ingenuo — Para otros usos de este término, véase Ingenuo (desambiguación). Ingenuo Ingenuus, o Ingenuo († 260) fue un usurpador romano. Tenía un decano comando militar a sus órdenes en Panonia cuando se autoproclamó Emperador romano c. 260 (de acuerdo con… …   Wikipedia Español

  • ingenuo — in·gè·nu·o agg., s.m. AU 1. agg., di qcn., privo di malizia, candido, innocente: un bambino, un ragazzo ingenuo | poco furbo, inesperto, sprovveduto: è così ingenuo che tutti lo imbrogliano Sinonimi: candido, credulo, credulone, fanciullesco,… …   Dizionario italiano

  • ingenuo — (Del lat. ingenuus, noble, generoso.) ► adjetivo 1 Que actúa sin malicia o que no tiene picardía para percibir segundas intenciones. SINÓNIMO cándido inocente 2 DERECHO, HISTORIA El que nacía libre y no perdía su libertad, en la antigua Roma. * * …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ingenuo — adj 1 Que es sencillo y natural; que no tiene malicia: ingenuo como un niño, una mirada ingenua 2 Que no sospecha, en los actos y en las palabras de los demás, otro sentido que no sea el recto o el directo; que no descubre las malas intenciones:… …   Español en México


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