artlessly
adverb see artless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Artlessly — Art less*ly, adv. In an artless manner; without art, skill, or guile; unaffectedly. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artlessly — artless ► ADJECTIVE 1) without guile or pretension. 2) clumsy. DERIVATIVES artlessly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • artlessly — adverb 1. in a crude and unskilled manner an inexpertly constructed lean to • Syn: ↑crudely, ↑inexpertly • Derived from adjective: ↑inexpert (for: ↑inexpertly), ↑crude …   Useful english dictionary

  • artlessly — See artless. * * * …   Universalium

  • artlessly — adverb In an artless manner …   Wiktionary

  • artlessly — adv. naturally, unaffectedly; naively, innocently; crudely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • artlessly — art·less·ly …   English syllables

  • artlessly — See: artless …   English dictionary

  • artless — artlessly, adv. artlessness, n. /ahrt lis/, adj. 1. free from deceit, cunning, or craftiness; ingenuous: an artless child. 2. not artificial; natural; simple; uncontrived: artless beauty; artless charm. 3. lacking art, knowledge, or skill. 4.… …   Universalium

  • ingenuously — adverb in an ingenuous manner she answered the judge s questions artlessly • Syn: ↑artlessly • Derived from adjective: ↑ingenuous, ↑artless (for: ↑artlessly) …   Useful english dictionary

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