Usage examples for genuine

  1. " If you are a genuine d'Urberville I ought not to tell you either, I suppose. – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy
  2. Lorimer listened with a look of genuine pain and distress on his honest face. – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  3. It did not seem in keeping with her genuine grief. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  4. If it were genuine! – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  5. One of the best, when you can obtain the genuine. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  6. All religion that is genuine flowers in character. – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  7. His surprise was genuine enough. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  8. I told her that I had discovered early in the action that I loved her, that I had waited long enough to be sure that it was not a passing fancy, but a genuine case of love. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  9. No. I believe it is quite genuine. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  10. He don't act like he's genuine colored, neither. – J. Poindexter, Colored by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  11. All four I consider to be genuine but late works. – Great Masters in Painting: Perugino by George C. Williamson
  12. There was no doubt that Cole had been guilty of a serious offence; yet, remembering what he had been in the past, and seeing the change in him now, together with his evidently genuine regret for what he had done, the boy could not help feeling sorry, and anxious even to render the unfortunate fellow some assistance. – Under Padlock and Seal by Charles Harold Avery
  13. 1. There must be a genuine care for our work. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  14. It's a genuine offer, and I'll ask your attention for a minute or two. – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  15. Then the woman looked up and there were genuine tears in her eyes. – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  16. " And genuine," I added. – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc
  17. Pericard was a genuine French lad. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade