Thesaurus / ingenue
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She suggested an ingenue who had been suddenly sent on in the role of the Russian adventuress.

VeraRichard Harding Davis

There, seeking asylum from the greater heat of the wings he came upon the ingenue, indulging in the luxury of exhausted tears.

The Tyranny of WeaknessCharles Neville Buck

The result is extravagantly and deliciously funny—Just the Book for an Ingenue.

She felt the ingenue's usually complacent eyes suddenly fixed upon her with an unhallowed precocity, and as quickly withdrawn.

I was no longer "Diane," the ingenue whom she patronized as well as admired.

Usually, indeed, she is charming in what are called "ingenue" rles.

InterpretersCarl Van Vechten

The result is extravagantly and deliciously funny–Just the Book for an Ingenue.

It was the part of an ingenue, which just suited Geraldine's youth and naivette.

Her perceptions this morning were curiously keen, and she believed that Miss Lavish had her on trial for an ingenue.

A Room With A ViewE. M. Forster

For the boy was unpleasantly conceited as a precocious worldling, and the girl as unpleasantly complacent in her role of ingenue.

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