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Definition 1: simple and natural; without cunning or deceit - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where artless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an artless manner
  • artless elegance

(artless is similar to ...) effortless and unstudied

"an impression of careless elegance" "danced with careless grace"

(means also ...) in accordance with nature; relating to or concerning nature

"a very natural development" "our natural environment" "natural science" "natural resources" "natural cliffs" "natural phenomena"

Definition 2: characterized by an inability to mask your feelings; not devious - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where artless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an ingenuous admission of responsibility

Synonyms for artless in the sense of this definition

(artless is similar to ...) openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness

"his candid eyes" "an open and trusting nature" "a heart-to-heart talk"

(artless is similar to ...) without alteration or misrepresentation

"his judgment was undistorted by emotion"

(means also ...) open and genuine; not deceitful

"he was a good man, decent and sincere" "felt sincere regret that they were leaving" "sincere friendship"

(means also ...) 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"

Definition 3: (of persons) lacking art or knowledge - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for artless in the sense of this definition

(artless is similar to ...) (used of persons and their behavior) not refined; uncouth

"how can a refined girl be drawn to such an unrefined man?"

Definition 4: showing lack of art - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where artless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an artless translation

(artless is similar to ...) not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency

"unskilled in the art of rhetoric" "an enthusiastic but unskillful mountain climber" "unskilled labor" "workers in unskilled occupations are finding fewer and fewer job opportunities" "unskilled workmanship"

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