authentically authentically  /ˌɔ ˈθɛn tɪk li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) genuinely; with authority

Usage(s):

  1. She attributes her success to her ability to make people look as if they authentically belong in a place or situation.
  2. With thousands of poor men and women dying, he says, the church needs to send the message that we are authentically pro-life, in the widest sense of that word.
  3. We little people are led to believe that once a neighborhood, restaurant or trend has crept into our consciousness, it's no longer authentically cool.

News

  1. Dare To Be Yourself

    Rules for living authentically.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Psychology Today

  2. 'Exorcist' author sues Georgetown for not being Catholic enough

    KRISTEN BUTLER, UPI.com William Peter Blatty's lawsuit against Georgetown claims the university has failed to be "authentically Catholic."
    on June 10, 2013     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "Unlike 1932, the role of governor is now an authentically Australian office, chosen from among us and chosen to reflect us," Mr Iemma said. "No longer are our governors minor English aristocrats or soldiers."
    on May 23, 2006 By: Morris Iemma Source: Ninemsn

  2. "I am trying to be as authentically me as I can be," Michelle Obama said in an interview. "My statements are coming from my experiences and my observations and my frustrations."
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "In a world of green clutter, conscious consumers expect companies to do more than make eco-friendly claims. They demand transparency and accountability across every level of business practice. Avoiding the green trap means authentically backing...
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Raphael Source: SocialFunds.com

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