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authentic

au·then·tic

authentic

 
 
pronunciation:
aw then tihk
part of speech: adjective
definition: real, genuine, or true.
He proved that his autograph of Abraham Lincoln was authentic.
 
synonyms:
genuine, real, true
antonyms:
fake
similar words:
actual, honest, natural, sincere, valid
derivation: authentically (adv.)