• Definition for "authenticate"
    • to ascertain the credibility of; show genuine: a…
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authenticate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to ascertain the credibility of; show genuine: a specialist just who authenticated the traditional samovar. See Synonyms at confirm.
    • To render authentic; to give authority to, by the evidence, attestation, or formalities needed by law, or adequate to entitle to credit.
    • to show genuine; to ascertain as genuine and real.
  • verb:
    • To render genuine; to provide expert to, because of the evidence, attestation, or formalities required for legal reasons, or enough to entitle to credit.
    • To prove authentic; to ascertain as genuine and real; since, to authenticate a portrait.
    • establish the authenticity of one thing
  • others:
    • To render authentic; give expert to because of the evidence, attestation, or formalities needed for legal reasons or adequate to entitle to credit.
    • to show genuine; establish as proper or real.
    • to determine as real or worthy of belief: since, to authenticate a statement.
    • Authenticated.
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