Translation of naive in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /nɑːˈiːv; naɪˈiːv/


  • 1.1 [person/belief/view] ingenuo, cándido, inocentón [familiar/colloquial]; [book/article] simplista don't be so naive! ¡no seas tan ingenuo!
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    • His chronic lack of judgement and naive approach to the complexities of the society lead inevitably to tragedy.
    • He has been particularly criticized for lack of military experience and naive views of warfare.
    • They were naive with respect to the purpose of the experiment and none of them had participated in the previous experiment.
    1.2 [art/artist] naif (adj inv)
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    • His style seems to represent a point halfway between naive art and Expressionism.
    • Like the sculpture, the images represent a very naive viewpoint in the art world.
    • The collection is striking in its combination of works from both the realms of art brut and naive art.

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