Synonyms of disingenuous in English:



  • it would be disingenuous of us to pretend ignorance of our book's impact
    dishonest, deceitful, underhand, underhanded, duplicitous, double-dealing, two-faced, dissembling, insincere, false, lying, untruthful, mendacious; not candid, not frank, not entirely truthful; artful, cunning, crafty, wily, sly, sneaky, tricky, scheming, calculating, designing, devious, unscrupulous
    informal shifty, foxy
    humorous economical with the truth, terminologically inexact
    archaic subtle, hollow-hearted
    rare false-hearted, double-faced, truthless, unveracious
    [Antonyms] ingenuous frank
  • disingenuous or ingenuous? See ingenuous

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    Pronunciation: ˌɪmpjʊˈdɪsɪti
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