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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 na·ive /nɑˈiv/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 na·ive /nɑˈɪv/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 na·ive, na·ïve a.
 1. Having native or unaffected simplicity; ingenuous; artless; frank; as, naïve manners; a naïve person; naïve and unsophisticated remarks.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile
             or worldly experience; "a teenager's naive ignorance
             of life"; "the naive assumption that things can only
             get better"; "this naive simple creature with wide
             friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances" [syn: naif]
             [ant: sophisticated]
      2: lacking experience of life; "a callow youth of seventeen"
         [syn: callow, inexperienced, unsophisticated]
      3: lacking sophistication [syn: unsophisticated]