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genuine
American English: /ˈdʒɛnjuən/
British English: /ˈdʒɛnjʊɪn/

Translation of genuine in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (enthusiasm/interest/amazement)
    (inquiry/application)
    she is a very genuine person
    es muy buena persona
    genuine callers only, please
    curiosos abstenerse
    it was a genuine misunderstanding
    fue realmente un malentendido
    Example sentences
    • Sorry to a bit all over the place but I am feeling genuine distress and anger at all of this.
    • The meeting is open to all with a genuine interest in having a say in the future of their community.
    • It is a shame that governments do not have the same genuine compassion shown by ordinary citizens.
    1.2
    (signature/antique)
    a genuine Goya
    un Goya auténtico
    this caviar is the genuine article
    este es caviar auténtico or genuino or de verdad
    my first encounter with a genuine Spanish matador
    mi primer encuentro con un verdadero torero español
    Example sentences
    • Latham is showing us all that the next election will be a genuine race, a real battle.
    • I want to be able to go over to Brick Lane in the East End to eat a real, genuine London bagel.
    • The Real Madrid boss is one of the genuine enigmas of modern football.

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