Thesaurus / ingenuousness

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It was an innocent bit of flattery, and Ingram smiled good-naturedly at the boy's ingenuousness.

The Greek, touched by the simplicity and ingenuousness with which she spoke, gazed at her tenderly.

SnnicaVicente Blasco Ibez

Coquetry was as foreign to the ingenuousness of her nature, as to the dignity of all her early maternal precepts.

CamillaFanny Burney

In my ingenuousness I hoped that Sylvester would marry Lena, and thus give all the country girls a better position in the town.

My AntoniaWilla Cather

There is no end to the stories of the ingenuousness of Brother Egidio.

His ingenuousness cherished this sign of his rank as Commandante of the National Guards.

She spoke with the frankness and ingenuousness of a child, and Drake stroked her hair as he would that of a child.

Nell, of Shorne MillsCharles Garvice

Her ingenuousness was bewitching, and I essayed to prolong the interview.

A Maid of the Kentucky HillsEdwin Carlile Litsey

Her ingenuousness pointed to the straightest, as the best road.

AloneMarion Harland

His honest voice and manner corroborated what he said, and quite established its ingenuousness.

Dombey and SonCharles Dickens
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