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au·then·tic·i·ty

 (ô′thĕn-tĭs′ĭ-tē)
n.
The quality or condition of being authentic, trustworthy, or genuine.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.authenticity - undisputed credibilityauthenticity - undisputed credibility    
believability, credibility, credibleness - the quality of being believable or trustworthy
real McCoy, real stuff, real thing - informal usage attributing authenticity
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authenticity

noun
1. genuineness, purity, realness, veritableness Some factors have cast doubt on the statue's authentcity.
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authenticity

noun
The quality of being authentic:
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Translations
صِحَّـه، أصْلِيَّه، مَوثوقِيَّه
автентичност
pravost
ægthedautencitetautenticitet
hitelesség
áreiîanleiki; upprunaleiki
pravosť
gerçeklikgüvenilirlik

authenticity

[ˌɔːθenˈtɪsɪtɪ] N
1. (= genuineness) [of text, painting] → autenticidad f
2. (= realistic quality) [of decor, furniture] → realismo m
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authenticity

[ˌɔːθɛnˈtɪsɪti] n [letter, document, photograph, tape, confession] → authenticité f
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authenticity

nEchtheit f, → Authentizität f (geh); (of claim to title etc)Berechtigung f
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authenticity

[ˌɔːθɛnˈtɪsɪtɪ] nautenticità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

authentic

(oːˈθentik) adjective
true, real or genuine. an authentic signature.
ˌauthenˈticity (-sə-) noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in periodicals archive ?
The implausibility of an essential authenticity does not, however, reduce the concept's powerful cultural pull or quell desire to performatively resituate one's own authenticities in the place of the reputed original.
In plain and simple terms, authenticities are not always reconcilable; one cannot claim to be a secular liberal who also advocates for Shari'a as George Ishaq does, or an Islamist advocating for secular liberalism like Al-Ghanoushi.