Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Authentic

Authentic

  1. Having a genuine original or authority, in opposition to that which is false, fictitious, counterfeit, or apocryphal; being what it purports to be; genuine; not of doubtful origin; real; as, an authentic paper or register.
  2. Authoritative.
  3. Of approved authority; true; trustworthy; credible; as, an authentic writer; an authentic portrait; authentic information.
  4. Vested with all due formalities, and legally attested.
  5. Having as immediate relation to the tonic, in distinction from plagal, which has a correspondent relation to the dominant in the octave below the tonic.
  6. An original (book or document).

Authentic Quotations

The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.
Ben Okri

I always felt that if I was going to do a movie, I wanted it to be authentic.
Eminem

Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.
Albert Camus

I had no idea that being your authentic self could make me as rich as I've become. If I had, I'd have done it a lot earlier.
Oprah Winfrey

Old is authentic. Old is genuine. Old is valuable.
Billy Graham
More "Authentic" Quotations

Authentic Translations

authentic in Dutch is echt, authentiek, waar, onvervalst
authentic in French is authentique
authentic in Norwegian is autentisk, ekte

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.