Definition of 'naivety'
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It is hard to credit the political naivety of this. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It has also criticised the political naivety of the proposals. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He did so not from naivety but from political calculation. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Innocence and naivety really helped us. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Let's put it down to youthful naivety. The Sun (2015)It is less satirical than most, less concerned with youthful naivety. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But his controversial elevation to the peerage to enable him to become a junior health minister has already exposed his political naivety and allegiance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A good act or the naivety of innocence? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Yet some argue it is, as well, an instance of his political naivety. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)His portraits often show his subjects brimming with youthful idealism and naivety; touchingly eager for fame, rather than sullied by it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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