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sincere

sin·cere

sincere

 
pronunciation:
sihn sir
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: sincerer, sincerest
definition 1: genuine, true, and unaffected.
a sincere interest in art
synonyms:
authentic, genuine, natural, real, true, unaffected, unfeigned
antonyms:
false, hollow
similar words:
guileless, honest, ingenuous, plain, warm
definition 2: honest or earnest.
a sincere effort to improvea sincere person
synonyms:
earnest, genuine, honest, real
antonyms:
disingenuous, empty, glib, hypocritical, insincere, two-faced
similar words:
aboveboard, artless, candid, devout, frank, guileless, heartfelt, straightforward, upright, warm, wholehearted
derivation: sincerely (adv.)
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