naturalness naturalness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the quality of being natural or based on natural principles
  2. (n) the quality of innocent naivete
  3. (n) the likeness of a representation to the thing represented

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. With the same aristocratic naturalness she let two high-born English bachelors make her home their headquarters.
  2. The validity of such a story depends on the extent to which the author can invest mediocre personalities with, not alone human naturalness, but significant human naturalness.
  3. What also makes Bears a Linklater film is the naturalness of most of the actors.

News

  • Louis Vuitton, With a Touch of the Southwest

    What Kim Jones managed to reserve from the distilled American elements of his spring 2014 collection was a casual attitude, a naturalness.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "We are on the threshold of a new American elegance thanks to Mrs. Kennedy's beauty, naturalness, understatement, exposure and symbolism," Cassini said when his selection was announced.
    on Mar 17, 2006 By: Oleg Cassini Source: FOXNews

  2. "They have a naturalness," Levy says of Fey and Carell. "They are very grounded, so I tailored the screenplay to my actors."
    on Apr 10, 2010 By: Shawn Levy Source: National Post

  3. "Such naturalness and style of writing is inconsistent with that of a person trying to commit a forgery," Judge Patrick Chan said.
    on Apr 4, 2007 By: Patrick Chan Source: Forbes

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