Authentic and Unreal


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Authentic adjective – Being exactly as appears or as claimed.
Usage example: found an authentic Native American arrowhead

Unreal is an antonym for authentic in real topic.
Nearby Words: authenticate, authentication, authenticity, authentically
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Unreal adjective – Not real and existing only in the imagination.
Usage example: the unreal world of TV sitcoms

Authentic is an antonym for unreal in fake topic.
Nearby Words: unrealistic, unreality
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Unreal or Authentic. 2016. Accessed October 22, 2020.

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