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bona fide
used in The Lords of Discipline

3 uses
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Definition
real (genuine, true, or sincere)
  • A bona fide, dyed-in-the-wool, legitimate Institute man.
    Chapter 1.1 (84% in)
bona fide = real
  • But it did help spot the one bona fide nigger-lover in the Corps.
    Chapter 1.3 (75% in)
  • bona fide = true
  • He's being questioned by a full-fledged Institute Man, a goddam bona fide, Grade-A, government-inspected, sterling-silver Whole Man.
    Chapter 1.10 (53% in)
bona fide = genuine
There are no more uses of "bona fide" in The Lords of Discipline.

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