Definition of inauthentic
: not authentic
inauthenticityplay \ˌi-ˌnȯ-ˌthen-ˈti-sə-tē, -thən-\ noun
Examples of inauthentic in a Sentence
an inauthentic warbonnet that was probably made in an overseas factory a few months ago
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Dialogue usually flows naturally and helps establish the characters’ personalities without feeling forced or inauthentic.
From time to time, that starts to feel too rehearsed—and therefore inauthentic.
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INAUTHENTIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inauthentic for English Language Learners
: not real, accurate, or sincere : not authentic
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