Thursday, August 29, 2013

The Definition of Authentic

au·then·tic
ôˈTHentik/
adjective
adjective: authentic; adjective: auth.
  1. 1.
    of undisputed origin; genuine.
    "the letter is now accepted as an authentic document"
    synonyms:genuinerealbona fidetrueveritableMore
    antonyms:fake
    • made or done in the traditional or original way, or in a way that faithfully resembles an original.
      "the restaurant serves authentic Italian meals"
    • based on facts; accurate or reliable.
      "an authentic depiction of the situation"
      antonyms:unreliable
    • (in existentialist philosophy) relating to or denoting an emotionally appropriate, significant, purposive, and responsible mode of human life.

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