Definition of innocence:
- Simplicity or plainness, bordering on weakness or silliness; artlessness; ingenuousness.
- The state or quality of being innocent; freedom from that which is harmful or infurious; harmlessness.
- The state or quality of being morally free from guilt or sin; purity of heart; blamelessness.
- The state or quality of being not chargeable for, or guilty of, a particular crime or offense; as, the innocence of the prisoner was clearly shown.
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- innocence (part of speech: noun)
- simplicity (part of speech: noun)
- purity (part of speech: noun)
- "Three Comedies", Björnstjerne M. Björnson Commentator: R. Farquharson Sharp.
- "Their Silver Wedding Journey", William Dean Howells.
- "The Book of Gud", Dan Spain Harold Hersey.