noun, plural in·no·cen·cies.
- innocent i,
- innocent i, saint,
- innocent ii
Origin of innocency
Examples from the Web for innocency
Snark would not run the risk of publicly smirching himself—for who would believe his protestations of innocency?Garrison's Finish|W. B. M. Ferguson
He shall find that innocency and uprightness in judgment shall hold its feet and make him happy, when jouking will not do it.Letters of Samuel Rutherford|Samuel Rutherford
This faith was grounded in Adam's memory, And clearly declared in Abel's innocency.
The first (the appetite itself) was in innocency, and is yet no sin.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
To each one of these possible cases is assigned its exact moral quality, its exact degree of turpitude and innocency.Ethics|John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts