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Synonyms for ingenue

a guileless, unsophisticated person

Words related to ingenue

an actress who specializes in playing the role of an artless innocent young girl

an artless innocent young girl (especially as portrayed on the stage)

the role of an innocent artless young woman in a play

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But it was the 1992 album, Ingenue, a set of adult-oriented pop songs that showed comparatively little country influence, which catapulted her into the big time.
lang, Ingenue Redux Tour Various dates, July 13 - July 28
The 21st-century twinkling doesn't emanate from pop chameleon turned award-winning actor Lady Gaga, who is undeniably luminous as a naive and vulnerable ingenue rocketing into the musical firmament.
Add to the mix the ingenue Lois Lane and her boyfriend Bill Calhoun - not to mention a couple of gangsters who get caught up in the show - and you've got the perfect recipe for an evening of slapstick comedy, sparkling charm, and exhilarating choreography.
16 as part of her Ingenue Redux tour that is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her critically acclaimed 1992 album.
You don't often see a pretty blond ingenue commit that fully to such an odd character turn.
Synopsis: Up-and-coming ingenue Catrina Lang is burned out on Hollywood.
In 1998, a series of misreported conversations made it sound as if Al Gore had claimed that he and then-wife Tipper had inspired the young couple at the center of Love Story: the preppy Oliver Barrett IV, and working-class ingenue, Jennifer Cavilleri.
More recently he was the butler to Berenice Bejo's French ingenue in the 2011 Oscar-winning film "The Artist.''
3 Every style ingenue will crush on a colored bag this season.
Even the inimitable Julie Andrews has to age, and the Broadway ingenue ages out of her available roles.
Auctioneer Taylor said that as a group, it's fascinating to see the change from ingenue to style icon and one can follow her life through clothes.
At first blush, Marina and the Diamonds' sophomore effort seems to be taking the Welsh ingenue in a new musical direction, but under the snappy beats and synthesizers Electra Heart has the same blazingly confrontational soul--just in a more polished pop package.
Keen to put the record straight, the wide-eyed ingenue stressed that she had never met the Emirati in her life and that he too had also denied the rumor of wanting to marry her.
'Like a Virgin', a dance tune that helped propel Madonna to stardom as risque pop ingenue in the 1980s, was performed as a mournful cabaret with violin accompaniment.