What is the opposite of canny?

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Opposite of having or showing shrewdness and good judgement, especially in money or business matters
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Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
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Opposite of showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters, sometimes with guile
“He beat me down on the price. He got a bargain from a naive schoolboy and I still resent him now for that.”
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Opposite of astute or wise in insight or intellect
“He claims that Ebi is uncreative and unintelligent and is nothing more than a parrot.”
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Opposite of having or showing experience, knowledge, and good judgment
“It may be unwise to invest in the stock market while prices continue to drop.”
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Opposite of characterized by economy, frugality, or good management of finances or resources
“In this way, spendthrift borrowers are prevented from abusing the service and falling into the trap of revolving credit.”
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Opposite of showing cleverness or ingenuity
“I am too stiffened by work, unskilled in travel, too unadaptable to begin again elsewhere.”
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Opposite of using one's wits to solve a problem
“He was helpless and could not figure out how to get himself out of the mess he was in.”
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(of one's senses) Opposite of sensitive or perceptive to changes
“Due to his age, little Gip may have weak eyes, but he still whips his tail into a frenzy when he sees me.”
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Opposite of direct and forceful
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Opposite of having appeal in an endearing, sweet or lovable way
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Opposite of exploitative, usually in an unscrupulous manner
“Regularly letting the public know that what we're doing is above-board and honest will help our profession in the long run.”
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Opposite of profound in awareness or understanding
“Owen only ever engaged in superficial thoughts and ideas that were shaped by the mainstream.”
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Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“Amy seems uncomfortable under his gaze, but she finally puts up a brave front.”
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