artless definition

  • adjective:
    • Having or showing no guile, cunning, or deceit. See Synonyms at naive.
    • without artificiality; all-natural: artless appeal.
    • poor art, understanding, or skill; uncultured and ignorant.
    • Poorly made or done; crude.
    • Having or displaying no guile, cunning, or deceit.
    • Free of artificiality; all-natural.
    • poor art, understanding, or ability; uncultured and ignorant.
    • Poorly made or done; crude.
    • Wanting art, understanding, or skill; ignorant; unskillful.
    • Contrived without ability or art; inartistic.
    • Free from guile, art, art, or stratagem; described as ease and sincerity; sincere; guileless; ingenuous; truthful
    • showing insufficient art
    • simple and easy normal; without cunning or deceit
    • (of individuals) lacking art or understanding
    • described as an inability to mask your emotions; perhaps not devious
  • others:
    • Unskilful; desiring art, understanding, or skill.
    • Without familiarity with art; ignorant of good arts.
    • Showing no creative ability; inartistic; rude.
    • clear of guile, craft, or stratagem; easy; genuine; unchanged; undesigning; unsophisticated: as, an artless brain.
    • Synonyms Guileless, open, candid, frank, natural, unaffected, ingenuous, simple-minded, na─▒ve, honest.

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