Adjective "Authentic" Definition and Examples




    1. not false or copied; genuine; real: an authentic antique.

    2. having an origin supported by unquestionable evidence; authenticated; verified: an authentic document of the Middle Ages; an authentic work of the old master.

    3. representing one’s true nature or beliefs; true to oneself or to the person identified: a story told in the authentic voice of a Midwestern farmer; a senator’s speech that sounded authentic.

    4. entitled to acceptance or belief because of agreement wit


    "works can be authentic in attributes."

    "rugs can be authentic in appearances."

    "congregations can be authentic in things."

    "people can be authentic."

    "voices can be authentic."

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