innocent
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innocent(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(devoid)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
6. (someone pure)
a. el inocente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la inocente
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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innocent
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not guilty, naive)
a. inocente
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innocent [ˈɪnəsnt]
adjective
1 (not guilty) inocente
to find sb innocent declarar inocente a algn; to be innocent of a crime ser inocente de un crimen; he was found innocent of murder lo declararon inocente de asesinato
2 (innocuous) [+question, remark] inocente; sin malicia; [+fun] sin malicia; [+mistake] inocente
it was just a bit of innocent fun: they didn't mean any harm it was an innocent mistake; we thought it was ours
3 (naive) inocente; ingenuo
they seemed so young and innocent parecían tan jóvenes e inocentes or ingenuos; she stood facing him with that innocent air she had estaba frente a él, con ese aire inocente que tenía
4 (devoid)
to be innocent of sth: he was innocent of any desire to harm her no tenía ningún deseo de hacerle daño; a face innocent of any trace of make-up una cara sin ningún rastro de maquillaje
a room innocent of all ornament innocent of learning she was dressed in black, innocent of all jewellery
noun
inocente (m)
he's an innocent when it comes to women cuando se trata de mujeres es un inocente or inocentón
she had always regarded Ian as a hopeless innocent where women were concerned he's rather an innnocent when it comes to politics/business of course she knows what she's doing - she's no innocent
I'm not a total innocent no soy tan inocente; the Massacre of the Holy Innocents la masacre de los Santos Inocentes
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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innocent people
gente inocente
I am innocent
soy inocente
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