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genuine
used in Atlas Shrugged

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real (as when a person is sincere or an object is not a replica or fake)
  • The sharp resentment was genuine.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (41% in)
  • That's who runs Taggart Transcontinental," said the engineer; the respect in his voice was genuine.
    1.1 Part 1 Chapter 1 — The Theme (63% in)
  • Again, she saw the look of earnestness and again knew with certainty that it was genuine, when he said, "Yes.
    1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (84% in)
  • I'm very tired...... " The sincerity of his voice was genuine.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (53% in)
  • She glanced at him in astonishment; he had never paid her open compliments of that kind; the admiration in his voice was genuine, but the hint of mockery remained in his face, and she felt as if he were speaking to some purpose which she could not guess.
    1.9 Part 1 Chapter 9 — The Sacred and the Profane (39% in)
  • The words and the voice had the genuine simplicity of truth, "Dr.
    1.10 Part 1 Chapter 10 — Wyatt's Torch (88% in)
  • The cry was oddly, incomprehensibly genuine.
    3.5 Part 3 Chapter 5 — Their Brothers' Keepers (39% in)
  • It was not malice in Philip's voice, but worse: it was a genuine, indignant astonishment.
    3.5 Part 3 Chapter 5 — Their Brothers' Keepers (40% in)
  • The jolt that shook them was genuine terror.
    3.6 Part 3 Chapter 6 — The Concerto of Deliverance (55% in)
  • I don't get it," he said in a tone of genuine helplessness.
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (60% in)

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