How to Pronounce naivety?

Correct pronunciation for the word "naivety" is [na͡ɪˈiːvɪti], [na‍ɪˈiːvɪti], [n_aɪ_ˈiː_v_ɪ_t_i].

"Naivety" in context

Naivety is the quality of being innocent, unaware and unsophisticated. People who are naive tend to trust easily and may not be aware of the potential danger of certain situations. A naive person may not be aware of the implications of their actions or the hidden motives of others, often leaving them vulnerable to exploitation.

Naivety is often associated with childhood, a period of innocence and exploration, but can carry on into adulthood, resulting in childish decisions, a lack of street-smarts, or a refusal to consider the consequences of ones actions.

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