Adjective genuine has 3 senses
- genuine, echt - not fake or counterfeit; "a genuine Picasso"; "genuine leather"
Antonyms: counterfeit, imitative, assumed, false, fictitious, fictive, pretended, put on, sham, bad, forged, base, bogus, fake, phony, phoney, bastard, inauthentic, unauthentic, spurious, mock, ostensible, ostensive, pinchbeck, pseudo, synthetic
- genuine, true, unfeigned - not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed; "genuine emotion"; "her interest in people was unfeigned"; "true grief"
Antonym: insincere (indirect, via sincere)
- actual, genuine, literal, real - being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something; "her actual motive"; "a literal solitude like a desert"- G.K.Chesterton; "a genuine dilemma"
Antonym: false (indirect, via true)