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Sample sentences for the GRE study word ingenuous

ingenuous can be used as a adj

1.Thus ended her ingenuous description. - from The Romance of Lust by Anonymous
2.I have been playing the ingenuous youth to help Harry with his cousin. - from The Romance of Lust by Anonymous
3.But what she had lost in ingenuous grace, she gained in pensive and serious charm. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
4.There exist ingenuous bourgeois, of whom it might be said, that they have a "stealable" air. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
5.What he had just seen was no longer the ingenuous and simple eye of a child it was a mysterious gulf which had half opened, then abruptly closed again. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
6.He was a stout man, of about two- or three-and-twenty, with an open, ingenuous countenance, a black, mild eye, and cheeks rosy and downy as an autumn peach. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
7.The ingenuous police of the Restoration beheld the populace of Paris in too "rose-colored" a light it is not so much of "an amiable rabble" as it is thought. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
8.I acted the ingenuous and innocent youth to perfection, but at the same time, in thinking of her charms, I let my prick get up to half-stand, so as to show its large proportions under my trousers. - from The Romance of Lust by Anonymous
9."Ah I wish I had never seen you" cried d'Artagnan, with that ingenuous roughness which women often prefer to the affectations of politeness, because it betrays the depths of the thought and proves that feeling prevails over reason. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

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