Definition of genuineness in US English:



  • See genuine

    • ‘There are a lot more specimens available with the Society members, waiting to be checked out for their genuineness and classification by age.’
    • ‘It's quite clear now that news broadcaster acted without concern for the genuineness of the documents.’
    • ‘Personally, I've been a long-time opponent of the armed struggle, but that has never blinded me to the genuineness of the convictions of those engaged in it.’
    • ‘There is a genuineness to the group that is refreshing.’
    • ‘The honesty of the lyrics and genuineness of the performance can leave only the stoniest of souls unmoved.’