artless
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artless
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (simple)
a. inocente, ingenuo(a)
2. (clumsy)
a. torpe
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artless [ˈɑːtlɪs]
adjective
1 (straightforward) [+beauty] natural; [+person, smile, comment] ingenuo; sin malicia
it's distressing to think of a society where a warm, artless woman such as Lady Isabel can never atone adequately for a sexual sin that has largely been caused by her husband's patronising stupidity
[+book, story, film] sencillo; sin artificios
it is an artless story about life as children on a farm it is a delightfully artless film which has mainly unknowns as its protagonists
2 (naïve) simple
this was a matter too deep for this artless priest to ponder
3 (clumsy) torpe
he made an artless attempt to introduce his brother to the girl he wanted to go out with
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