unfeigned


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un·feigned

 (ŭn′fānd′)
adj.
Not feigned; genuine.

un·feign′ed·ly (ŭn-fā′nĭd-lē) adv.

unfeigned

(ʌnˈfeɪnd)
adj
not put on; genuine

un•feigned

(ʌnˈfeɪnd)

adj.
not feigned; sincere; genuine.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unfeigned - not pretendedunfeigned - not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed; "genuine emotion"; "her interest in people was unfeigned"; "true grief"
sincere - open and genuine; not deceitful; "he was a good man, decent and sincere"; "felt sincere regret that they were leaving"; "sincere friendship"

unfeigned

adjective genuine, sincere, real, natural, pure, unaffected, heartfelt, unforced, wholehearted, dinkum (Austral & N.Z. informal) I could tell from his unfeigned astonishment that he knew nothing.

unfeigned

adjective
Devoid of any hypocrisy or pretense:
Translations

unfeigned

[ʌnˈfeɪnd] ADJno fingido, verdadero

unfeigned

adjaufrichtig, echt, ungeheuchelt
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At first, he could give no encourage- ment; with unfeigned diffidence, he expressed his conviction that he was not adequate to the perform- ance of so great a task; the path marked out was wholly an untrodden one; he was sincerely appre- hensive that he should do more harm than good.
He was on foot, and after looking very respectfully at her, looked with most unfeigned satisfaction at her companion.
Jennings, perhaps satisfied with the partial justification of her forebodings which had been found in their late alarm, allowed herself to trust in his judgment, and admitted, with unfeigned joy, and soon with unequivocal cheerfulness, the probability of an entire recovery.
And her thoughts flew to those absent cousins with most unfeigned and truly tender regret, that they were not at home to take their own place in the room, and have their share of a pleasure which would have been so very delightful to them.
You reasoned it out beautifully," I exclaimed in unfeigned admiration.
The letter began by expressing the writer's unfeigned joy at d'Urberville's conversion, and thanked him for his kindness in communicating with the parson on the subject.
One would think they had met the devil," muttered Norman of Torn, looking after them in unfeigned astonishment.
Sir Patrick put the letter down with unfeigned respect for the woman who had written it.
Here he raised up the brown bonnet, and regarding with most unfeigned astonishment a look of tender reproach from Miss Squeers, shrunk back a few paces to be out of the reach of the fair burden, and went on to say:
The words struck his hearers with the most unfeigned dismay.
Tom and his father had alighted at the Peacock at about seven in the evening; and having heard with unfeigned joy the paternal order, at the bar, of steaks and oyster-sauce for supper in half an hour, and seen his father seated cozily by the bright fire in the coffee-room with the paper in his hand, Tom had run out to see about him, had wondered at all the vehicles passing and repassing, and had fraternized with the boots and hostler, from whom he ascertained that the Tally-ho was a tip-top goer--ten miles an hour including stoppages--and so punctual that all the road set their clocks by her.
Sympathy and love unfeigned were visible on Anna's face.