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naive
  • a  marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience
    a teenager's naive ignorance of life
    the naive assumption that things can only get better
    this naive simple creature with wide friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances
  • s  of or created by one without formal training; simple or naive in style
  • s  inexperienced
  • s  lacking information or instruction
  • s  not initiated; deficient in relevant experience
    he took part in the experiment as a naive subject
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naked
  • s  completely unclothed
    naked from the waist up
  • s  having no protecting or concealing cover
    naked to mine enemies"- Shakespeare
  • s  (of the eye or ear e.g.) without the aid of an optical or acoustical device or instrument
    visible to the naked eye
  • s  devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure
    naked ambition
  • s  lacking any cover
    naked branches of the trees
    lie on the naked rock
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namby-pamby
  • n  an insipid weakling who is foolishly sentimental
  • s  weak in willpower, courage or vitality
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nameless
  • s  being or having an unknown or unnamed source
    corporations responsible to nameless owners
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namibian
  • n  a native or inhabitant of Namibia
  • a  of or relating to Namibia or its people
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naming
  • n  the verbal act of naming
    the part he failed was the naming of state capitals
  • n  the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
  • v  assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to
  • v  give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property
  • v  charge with a function; charge to be
  • v  create and charge with a task or function
  • v  mention and identify by name
  • v  make reference to
  • v  identify as in botany or biology, for example
  • v  give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of
  • v  determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis
  • s  inclined to or serving for the giving of names
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nanocephalic
  • a  having an abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain
    a nanocephalic dwarf
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napped
  • v  take a siesta
  • s  (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing
    napped fabrics
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napping
  • v  take a siesta
  • s  not prepared or vigilant
    the blow caught him napping
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nappy
  • n  garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement
  • s  (of hair) in small tight curls
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narcissistic
  • s  characteristic of those having an inflated idea of their own importance
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narcoleptic
  • n  a person who has narcolepsy
  • n  a soporific drug that produces an uncontrollable desire to sleep
  • a  of or relating to narcolepsy
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narcotic
  • n  a drug that produces numbness or stupor; often taken for pleasure or to reduce pain; extensive use can lead to addiction
  • a  of or relating to or designating narcotics
    narcotic addicts
    narcotic stupor
  • s  inducing stupor or narcosis
    narcotic drugs
  • s  inducing mental lethargy
    a narcotic speech
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narcotised
  • v  administer narcotics to
  • s  under the influence of narcotics
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