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genuine
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  • The fourth member of the party, however, was too excited to be genuinely happy.
  • The journey laid a magical finger on the genuine pulse of life and gallantly the machinery of human nerves strove to answer the bounding courses of the swift blue animal.
  • We went into Butler’s in Moore Street—faith, was genuinely moved, tell you the God’s truth—and I remember well his very words.
  • It sounded so genuine that a little colour struggled into Aunt Julia’s face as she bent to replace in the music-stand the old leather-bound songbook that had her initials on the cover.
  • As long as this one roof shelters the good ladies aforesaid—and I wish from my heart it may do so for many and many a long year to come—the tradition of genuine warm-hearted courteous Irish hospitality, which our forefathers have handed down to us and which we in turn must hand down to our descendants, is still alive among us.

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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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