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genuine
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War and Peace
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  • He is one of the genuine emigres, the good ones.
  • Bilibin was now at army headquarters in a diplomatic capacity, and though he wrote in French and used French jests and French idioms, he described the whole campaign with a fearless self-censure and self-derision genuinely Russian.
  • Ramballe, with genuine distress and sympathy in his face, went up to Pierre and bent over him.
  • Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in-law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
  • The genuine as well as the false paper money which flooded Moscow lost its value.
  • We do not know for certain in how far his genius was genuine in Egypt—where forty centuries looked down upon his grandeur—for his great exploits there are all told us by Frenchmen.
  • He was so very polite, amiable, good-natured, and genuinely grateful to Pierre for saving his life that Pierre had not the heart to refuse, and sat down with him in the parlor—the first room they entered.

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  • I am genuinely sorry for what I did.
  • She has a genuine interest in each of her students.

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