HyperDic: genuineness

English > 2 senses of the word genuineness:
NOUNstategenuinenessthe state of being genuine / genuine / genuine
attributegenuineness, authenticity, legitimacyundisputed credibility
genuineness > pronunciation
Soundsjheh'nyahwahnihs
Rhymesabyss ... worthiness: 194 rhymes with ihs...
English > genuineness: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe state of being genuine / genuine / genuine.
BroaderactualityThe state of actually existing objectively
Oppositespuriousnessstate of lacking genuineness
Spanishautenticidad
Catalanautenticitat
Adjectivesgenuinebeing or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something
English > genuineness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaningundisputed credibility.
Synonymsauthenticity, legitimacy
Narrowerreal McCoy, real thing, real stuffinformal usage attributing authenticity
Broadercredibility, credibleness, believabilityThe quality of being believable or trustworthy
Spanishautenticidad, casticidad, legitimidad
Catalanautenticitat, castedat, legitimitat
Adjectivesgenuinenot fake or counterfeit
genuinenot pretended

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