genuine definition

  • adjective:
    • in fact having the so-called or apparent attribute or character: genuine leather-based.
    • Not spurious or fake; genuine. See Synonyms at authentic.
    • Honestly believed or experienced: real devotion.
    • real; genuine: a real problem.
    • Free from hypocrisy or dishonesty; genuine.
    • Being of pure or original stock: a genuine Hawaiian.
    • Belonging to, or proceeding through the initial stock; native; thus, perhaps not fake, spurious, untrue, or adulterated; genuine; sincere; all-natural; true; pure.
    • Belonging to, or continuing from, the first stock; indigenous
    • not pretended; sincerely sensed or expressed
    • being or showing the fundamental or real character of some thing
    • not phony or fake
    • really possessing the alleged or evident attribute or personality: real fabric.
    • perhaps not spurious or counterfeit; genuine. See Synonyms at authentic.
    • Honestly thought or skilled: genuine devotion.
    • real; genuine: a real problem.
    • clear of hypocrisy or dishonesty; sincere.
    • becoming of pure or initial stock: a genuine Hawaiian.
    • Belonging to, or proceeding from original stock; native; for this reason, maybe not counterfeit, spurious, untrue, or adulterated; genuine; real; all-natural; real; pure.
    • Belonging to, or continuing from, the first stock; local
    • not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed
    • being or reflecting the fundamental or real personality of some thing
    • maybe not artificial or fake
    • really possessing the alleged or evident feature or character: real fabric.
    • Not spurious or fake; genuine. See Synonyms at authentic.
    • in all honesty considered or skilled: genuine devotion.
    • real; real: a genuine problem.
    • Free from hypocrisy or dishonesty; genuine.
    • becoming of pure or original stock: an authentic Hawaiian.
    • owned by, or proceeding from initial stock; local; for this reason, perhaps not fake, spurious, false, or adulterated; authentic; real; all-natural; true; pure.
    • owned by, or continuing from, the original stock; native
    • maybe not pretended; sincerely considered or expressed
    • being or reflecting the primary or real character of something
    • perhaps not phony or fake
  • others:
    • Belonging to the original stock; corresponding to a genuine kind or supply; for this reason, not spurious, false, or adulterated; not of a deceptive or affected character; true; genuine; genuine: applied to both individuals and things: since, genuine descendants; genuine materials; a genuine text; an authentic man.
    • In zoology, typical; conformable to kind; perhaps not aberrant: as, the original isopods. See Euisopoda.
    • from the original stock; corresponding to a genuine type or resource; ergo, perhaps not spurious, false, or adulterated; perhaps not of a deceptive or affected character; true; real; genuine: placed on both individuals and things: as, real descendants; genuine products; a real text; a real man.
    • In zoology, typical; conformable to kind; maybe not aberrant: because, the original isopods. See Euisopoda.
    • Belonging to the original stock; corresponding to a genuine type or origin; thus, perhaps not spurious, false, or adulterated; perhaps not of a deceptive or affected character; real; real; honest: put on both people and things: as, real descendants; genuine materials; a real text; a genuine guy.
    • In zoology, typical; conformable to type; maybe not aberrant: as, the original isopods. See Euisopoda.

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