Word of the Day – Authentic
Authentic – ao th eh n t ih k
The genuine article
The painting was authentic.
not false or copied; genuine; real
having an origin supported by unquestionable evidence; authenticated; verified
representing one’s true nature or beliefs; true to oneself or to the person identified.
entitled to acceptance or belief because of agreement with known facts or experience; reliable; trustworthy
Law. executed with all due formalities
(of a church mode) having a range extending from the final to the octave above.
(of a cadence) consisting of a dominant harmony followed by a tonic.
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