innocent innocent  /ˈɪ nə sənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who lacks knowledge of evil
  2. (adj) free from evil or guilt
  3. (adj) lacking intent or capacity to injure
  4. (adj) free from sin
  5. (adj) lacking in sophistication or worldliness
  6. (adj) not knowledgeable about something specified
  7. (adj) completely wanting or lacking
  8. (adj) (used of things) lacking sense or awareness

Usage(s):

  1. Later investigations strongly suggested that the two men were innocent but by then the local law was back in its familiar subtropical torpor.
  2. Man, they are innocent people.
  3. Later investigations strongly suggested that the two men were innocent but by then the local law was back in its familiar subtropical torpor.

News

  1. Semi Truck Accident Victims Center Urges Families Of An Innocent Victim In A Semi Truck Crash To Call Them For Instant ...

    The Semi Truck Victims Center says, "If you, or a family member is an innocent victim of semi truck, commercial vehicle, or big rig crash involving serious injuries, or fatalities in any US state, please call us at 866-714-6466, and we will go to work for you on the spot. Waiting for the dust to settle is not a good plan, because evidence has a strange way of disappearing when it comes to ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Norton man pleads innocent to indecent assault charges after arrest in North

    ATTLEBORO - A 63-year-old Norton man pleaded innocent Wednesday to indecently touching a 10-year-old North Attleboro girl outside her home on Clifton Street earlier this month.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Sun Chronicle

  3. Man pleads innocent to threatening Obamas

    Man pleads innocent to threatening Obamas YOUNGSTOWN Frederick Watt, 33, of Youngstown, pleaded
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Youngstown Vindicator

Quotes

  1. "We call on the Iranian government to stop all violent and unjust actions against its own people," Obama said. "The Iranian government must understand that the world is watching. We mourn each and every innocent life that is lost."
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. Republicans will spend to "blow up innocent people if we can get enough kids to grow old enough for you to send to Iraq to get their heads blown off for the president's amusement," Stark said, according to a copy of the remarks from his office.
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Pete Stark Source: Bloomberg

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