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guile·less

 (gīl′lĭs)
adj.
Free of guile; artless. See Synonyms at naive.

guile′less·ly adv.
guile′less·ness n.
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guileless

(ˈɡaɪllɪs)
adj
free from guile; ingenuous
ˈguilelessly adv
ˈguilelessness n
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guile•less

(ˈgaɪl lɪs)

adj.
free from guile; sincere; straightforward.
[1720–30]
guile′less•ly, adv.
guile′less•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.guileless - free of deceitguileless - free of deceit      
square, straight - characterized by honesty and fairness; "straight dealing"; "a square deal"
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guileless

adjective artless, open, genuine, simple, natural, frank, innocent, straightforward, naive, sincere, honest, candid, truthful, upfront (informal), simple-minded, unsophisticated, dinkum (Austral & N.Z. informal), above-board, ingenuous, undesigning She was so guileless that he had no option but to believe her.
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guileless

adjective
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Translations
صادِق، شريف
bezelstný
ærligreel
falslaus, einlægur
hilesiz

guileless

[ˈgaɪllɪs] ADJinocente, candoroso
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guileless

[ˈgaɪlləs] adjcandide
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guileless

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guileless

[ˈgaɪllɪs] adjfranco/a, candido/a
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guile

(gail) noun
the ability to deceive or trick people. She used guile to get him to propose to her.
ˈguileless adjective
honest; sincere. a guileless person/smile.
ˈguilelessly adverb
ˈguilelessness noun
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References in classic literature ?
The Ancient Mariner was guilelessly surprised, as if he had slipped somewhere in his narrative.
Tom answered guilelessly: "It don't stand at all; it's all over.
The priest recommended him to do so, but insisted that the honour of entertaining the lama belonged to the temple - at which the lama smiled guilelessly. Kim glanced from one face to the other, and drew his own conclusions.
Instead he took someone's novella, And his big naff off umbrella, And guilelessly headed west: Fenham, rather than Budapest.
The goal is peace, stability, and the rule of law, not geopolitical advantage, its senior representatives guilelessly maintain.
This predicament is repeated in the bedroom scene with Lizzie, who, like the absent streetwalker of the riverbank, fails to attend to Laura in her aroused state, guilelessly falling asleep and leaving Laura desperate for consummation; and it is the predicament, I think, that explains the terms in which Lizzie will later think about what went wrong for Jeanie, "Who should have been a bride; / But who for joys brides hope to have / Fell sick and died" (ll.313-315), as if her encounter with the goblins were a kind of premarital sexual experimentation that stimulated desire without resolving it, its intolerable prolongation eventually proving itself a literally fatal condition.
His aforementioned Lonely Planet post, asking quite guilelessly for 'female travel companions' for a trip to South America, got a snippy response from a woman who all but accused him of being a predator.
Ann, perhaps a refracted proxy for Suwichakornpong, questions Taew almost guilelessly. At one point, she calls Taew 'living history', to which the writer responds, There's one thing you're wrong about: I'm not living history.
"My whole life has been devoted to doing things that will get me the love of women," Morgentaler tells the camera reflectively, guilelessly acknowledging a lifelong uncertainty of his mother's love for him and inviting the inevitable contemporary charge of "sex addict." (No media consultant would have allowed so vulnerable an interview.)
There was a time that I liked to think of myself as her biggest fan, whether she was guilelessly making people laugh on Little Miss Philippines or serving as a tiny comic foil to Vic Sotto in Okay ka, Fairy Ko!
Even when I ask, guilelessly peering at her forehead, whether 70-year-old Angela has tried Botox.
The landscape (especially the "solitary yew", figure of the poet) guilelessly reflects the poet's own melancholy.