artless это:

artless
ˈɑ:tlɪsпростой, безыскусственный, простодушный, неумный,неловкий

Англо-русский словарь экономических терминов. 2001.

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  • Artless — Art less, a. 1. Wanting art, knowledge, or skill; ignorant; unskillful. [1913 Webster] Artless of stars and of the moving sand. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. Contrived without skill or art; inartistic. [R.] [1913 Webster] Artless and massy pillars. T …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artless — index honest, inadept, inexperienced, ingenuous, natural, simple, straightforward, unaffected (sincere) …   Law dictionary

  • artless — (adj.) 1580s, unskillful, from ART (Cf. art) (n.) + LESS (Cf. less). Later also uncultured (1590s); then unartificial, natural (1670s) and guileless, ingenuous (1714). Related: Artlessly; artlessness …   Etymology dictionary

  • artless — *natural, simple, ingenuous, naive, unsophisticated, unaffected Analogous words: *spontaneous, impulsive: candid, open, plain, *frank: *straightforward, aboveboard, forthright Antonyms: artful: affected Contrasted words: * …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • artless — [adj] simple direct, genuine, guileless, honest, ingenuous, innocent, naive, natural, open, plain, pure, sincere, straight, straightforward, talking turkey*, true, unadorned, unaffected, uncontrived, unpretentious, unsophisticated, up front*;… …   New thesaurus

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

  • artless — [ärt′lis] adj. 1. lacking skill or art 2. uncultured; ignorant 3. not artistic; clumsy; crude 4. without artificiality; simple; natural 5. without guile or deceit; ingenuous; innocent SYN. NAIVE artlessly adv. artlessness …   English World dictionary

  • artless — adjective Date: 1589 1. lacking art, knowledge, or skill ; uncultured < an artless brute > 2. a. made without skill ; crude < an artless attempt to win votes > b …   New Collegiate 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

  • artless — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)tləs[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is artless is simple and honest, and does not think of deceiving other people. She was curiously artless. ...Hemingway s artless air and charming smile. Syn: genuine …   English dictionary

  • artless — art|less [ˈa:tləs US ˈa:rt ] adj 1.) literary natural, honest, and sincere ▪ artless sincerity 2.) formal made or done without any skill ▪ an artless copy of European art >artlessly adj >artlessness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

Книги

  • Artless tales, Hurry Ives Mitchell. Эта книга будет изготовлена в соответствии с Вашим заказом по технологии Print-on-Demand. Книга представляет собой репринтное издание. Несмотря на то, что была проведена серьезная работа по… Подробнее  Купить за 950 руб
  • The Bride Price: Stage 5, Buchi Emecheta. An artless story about a young Nigerian girl who has to leave Lagos and go back to her mother's family village after her father dies. There she and her young schoolteacher fall in love, but… Подробнее  Купить за 589 руб
  • War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy. War and Peace is a vast epic centred on Napoleon's war with Russia. While it expresses Tolstoy's view that history is an inexorable process which man cannot influence, he peoples his great… Подробнее  Купить за 205 руб


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