naive, adj. 1. artless, simple, simple-minded, simple-hearted, innocent, childlike; unaffected, unspoiled, unsophisticated, undeveloped, unworldly; unsuspecting, unsuspicious, void of suspicion, trustful, trusting, Archaic, trusty, confiding; overtrustful, overtrusting, overconfiding; credulous, gullible, Obs. cullible, foolable, befoolable, deceivable, deludable, dupable, exploitable, Inf. easy, Inf. soft.
2. raw, green, immature, unripe, unseasoned, callow, born yesterday, wet or dry behind the ears; inexperienced, uninitiated, uninitiate, unwise, Inf. unhip; uninformed, unenlightened, unacquainted, unconver-sant, unversed in, unused to.
3. open, open and sincere, open-hearted, ingenuous, guileless, genuine, sincere, undeceptive, undeceitful, undeceiving, unfeigning, undissembling, undissimulating; candid, frank, forthright, foursquare, straightforward, straight-from-the-shoulder; plain, plain-spoken, plain-speaking, downright, outright, explicit, unequivocal, unambiguous, undisguised, Inf. straight-out; aboveboard, open and aboveboard, up front, out front.
naivete, n. 1. artlessness, simplicity, simpleness, simple-mindedness, simple-heartedness, innocence; trustfulness, unsuspiciousness, overtrustfulness; credulity, credulousness, gullibility, gullibleness, Obs. cullibility, foolability, exploitability, exploitableness.
2. rawness, greenness, immaturity, callowness; inexperience, inexperiencedness, lack of experience, Inf. unhipness; uninformedness, unenlightenedness, unacquaintedness.
3. openness, open-heartedness, ingenuousness, guilelessness, genuineness, sincerity, sincereness, naTveness, naivety, undeceptiveness, undeceitfulness; candor, candidness, frankness, forthrightness, straightforwardness; honesty, trustworthiness, Inf. trustiness, un-corruptedness.
naked, adj. 1. nude, undressed, disrobed, unclothed, ungarmented, unappareled, undraped; divested of clothes, Inf. without a stitch on, Inf not decent, Inf. indecent, bared; Fr. au naturel, Inf. in a state of nature, Inf. in the raw, Inf. in one's birthday suit, mother-naked; Inf. in the altogether, Inf. in the buff, stark-naked, Brit, starker s.
2. (all of landscapes) treeless, grassless, bald, barren, uncovered, stripped, unsheltered; stark, bleak, destitute, forbidding, depressing.
3. bare, spare, austere, ascetic, Spartan-looking, plain, simple, unfurnished, uncurtained, undecorated, unornamented, untrimmed, ungarnished, unenriched.
4. defenseless, unguarded, unprotected, unfortified; open, wide open, vulnerable, insecure, pregnable, penetrable, invadable; open to attack, assaultable, assailable; unarmed, weaponless, impotent, helpless, weak, powerless; exposed, uncovered, unsheathed, unwrapped.
My Account / Test History
Her room's window is open.
The window of her room is open.
However, we do Say: a day's work, a night's rest, a week's holiday,a pound's worth, etc., especially with similar measures of time. With inanimate objects we usually use the of structure. The door of the car. The leg of the table The surface of the water. With the names of places and organisations we can use either: London's streets = The streets of London Italy's climate. = The climate of Italy The school's main office =. The main office of the school.