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One entry found for authentic.
Entry Word: authentic
Function: adjective
Text: 1 being exactly as appears or as claimed <found an authentic Native American arrowhead>
Synonyms bona fide, genuine, real, right, true
Related Words actual, historical, original; lawful, legal, legitimate; identifiable, recognizable, verifiable; proven, substantiated, validated, verified; incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable, irrefutable, undeniable, undoubted, unmistakable, unquestionable; veritable, very; accurate, correct, proper; pure, unadulterated, unalloyed
Near Antonyms artificial, factitious, imitation, man-made, simulated, synthetic, unnatural; concocted, fabricated, manufactured; deceptive, delusive, delusory, misleading; unauthenticated, unverified
Antonyms bogus, counterfeit, fake, false, mock, phony (also phoney), pseudo, sham, spurious, unauthentic, unreal
2 following an original exactly <an authentic reconstruction of the Parthenon as it is believed to have looked when first built> -- see FAITHFUL 2