Usage examples for genuine

  1. " I wrote to a man of character and wealth; one of my friends of early days, who had ceased to hold communication with me, like other friends, but, unlike them, had given me up in genuine sorrow: I wrote, and asked him to meet me privately by night.  Basil by Wilkie Collins
  2. He looked, with an expression of genuine anxiety, at the fallen pipe.  Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  3. How genuine and merry they are from the arrival of the first guest to the going of the last!  A Village of Vagabonds by F. Berkeley Smith
  4. There's no reason why you shouldn't witness that Falk's signature is genuine.  The Red Room by August Strindberg