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sincerity

sin·cer·i·ty

sincerity

 
 
pronunciation:
sihn se rih ti
part of speech: noun
inflections: sincerities
definition: a thorough and genuine honesty; candor; earnestness.
He promised to help her find a job, and he proved his sincerity by securing her an interview the next day.
synonyms:
candor, frankness, guilelessness, openness, truth, truthfulness
antonyms:
hypocrisy, insincerity, pretense
similar words:
honesty, honor