simple-hearted

simple-hearted
/sim"peuhl hahr"tid/, adj.
free of deceit; artless; sincere.
[1350-1400; ME symple herted]

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  • Simple-hearted — Sim ple heart ed, a. Sincere; inguenuous; guileless. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • simple-hearted — [sim′pəlhärt΄id] adj. artless or unsophisticated …   English World dictionary

  • simple-hearted — a. Ingenuous, frank, open, artless, single hearted, simple …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • simple-hearted — honest, sincere, frank …   English contemporary dictionary

  • simple-hearted — sim′ple heart′ed adj. free of deceit; artless; sincere • Etymology: 1350–1400 …   From formal English to slang

  • simple-hearted — /ˈsɪmpəl hatəd/ (say simpuhl hahtuhd) adjective sincere; open; frank …  

  • simple-hearted — /sim peuhl hahr tid/, adj. free of deceit; artless; sincere. [1350 1400; ME symple herted] …   Useful english dictionary

  • simple-minded — [sim′pəlmīnd′id] adj. 1. artless; unsophisticated; simple hearted 2. foolish; stupid 3. mentally retarded simple mindedly adv. simple mindedness n. * * * sim·ple mind·ed or sim·ple·mind·ed (sĭmʹpəl mīnʹdĭd) adj. 1. Lacking in subtlety or… …   Universalium

  • simple-minded — [sim′pəlmīnd′id] adj. 1. artless; unsophisticated; simple hearted 2. foolish; stupid 3. mentally retarded simple mindedly adv. simple mindedness n …   English World dictionary

  • Simple-minded — Sim ple mind ed, a. Artless; guileless; simple hearted; undesigning; unsuspecting; devoid of duplicity. Blackstone. {Sim ple mind ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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