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Meaning of INGENUE

Pronunciation:  'anzhu`noo

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the role of an innocent artless young woman in a play
  2. [n]  an artless innocent young girl (especially as portrayed on the stage)
  3. [n]  an actress who specializes in playing the role of an artless innocent young girl

INGENUE is a 7 letter word that starts with I.


 See Also: actor, character, histrion, juvenile, juvenile person, part, persona, player, role, role player, theatrical role, thespian



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