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unfeigned

unfeigned

adjective un·feigned \-ˈfānd\

: not false or pretended

Full Definition of UNFEIGNED

:  not feigned or hypocritical :  genuine
un·feigned·ly \-ˈfā-nəd-lē, -ˈfānd-lē\ adverb

Examples of UNFEIGNED

  1. She looked at him with unfeigned admiration.
  2. <the young soprano retains an unfeigned humility that is surprising, given the critical acclaim she has received>

First Known Use of UNFEIGNED

14th century

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