This brief, innocent encounter was talked up by the waspish gossip columnist Rona Barrett.
This in no way changes the fact that Bryan Singer is innocent of these unsubstantiated lies.
He tricked Beth into killing an innocent man for him in order to keep his own position at the hospital secure.
Tyson still claims to have been innocent of the 1991 rape that sent him to prison for three years.
If it is immoral to kill an innocent fetus, how could it not be immoral to execute an innocent person?
For two years he seems to have held the belief that Miss Sullivan and I were innocent.
Who could dream that she would pursue her pleasure at the cost of pain to the innocent?
"Not to-day," she replied, with her innocent, baby-like stare.
"Every man is innocent until convicted by a jury," said Hurd, calmly.
He deceived a worthy man once, and we were the innocent cause.
mid-14c., "doing no evil, free from sin or guilt," from Old French inocent "harmless; not guilty; pure" (11c.), from Latin innocentem (nominative innocens) "not guilty, harmless, blameless," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + nocentem (nominative nocens), present participle of nocere "to harm" (see noxious). Meaning "free from guilt of a specific crime or charge" is from late 14c. The earliest use was as a noun, "person who is innocent of sin or evil" (c.1200). The Holy Innocents (early 14c.) were the young children slain by Herod sfter the birth of Jesus (Matt. ii:16).
innocent in·no·cent (ĭn'ə-sənt)
Not apparently harmful; benign.