1. the quality of innocent naivete
2. the state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil
3. a state or condition of being innocent of a specific crime or offense
- the trial established his innocence
Sentences with innocence as a noun:
- Her attorney managed to convince the jury of her innocence.
- In his innocence, he offered the stranger to bring the package to Paris, never suspecting it contained drugs.
- Tests have demonstrated the innocence of this substance.