Thesaurus / guilelessness
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Perhaps the most beautiful element in his character was his perfect guilelessness and transparent truth.
THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON
To this guilelessness on their part must be attributed another strange method of defeating their evil designs on children.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
He had never met guilelessness in the diplomatic game, save as a mask for treachery and deceit.
THE CAB OF THE SLEEPING HORSEJOHN REED SCOTT
Little did her guilelessness conceive of the deep drama working beneath that fair outward show.
Some of them might be taken as models for innocence, simplicity, guilelessness.
LONDON'S HEARTB. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON
She was a woman in keenness of feeling, a very child in guilelessness.
THE GUINEA STAMPANNIE S. SWAN
You are playing with me—revealing your wisdom from beneath a veil of infantile guilelessness.
CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSIONGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
The girl looked so candid, so flowerlike in her guilelessness, that the thought seemed a pollution.
A MERE ACCIDENTGEORGE MOORE
The lawyers of Serjeants' Inn, no doubt, unite the wisdom of the serpent with the guilelessness of the dove.
OLD AND NEW LONDONWALTER THORNBURY
For days she had studied him as through microscopic lenses; his guilelessness was real.
THE VOICE IN THE FOGHAROLD MACGRATH
WORDS RELATED TO GUILELESSNESS
- clean lines
- lack of adornment
- sophistication artlessness
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