unfeigned


unfeigned
unfeignedly /un fay"nid lee/, adv.unfeignedness, n.
/un faynd"/, adj.
not feigned; sincere; genuine.
[1325-75; ME unfeynid. See UN-1, FEIGN, -ED2]

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  • Unfeigned — Un*feigned , a. Not feigned; not counterfeit; not hypocritical; real; sincere; genuine; as, unfeigned piety; unfeigned love to man. Good faith unfeigned. Chaucer. {Un*feign ed*ly}, adv. {Un*feign ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unfeigned — index authentic, bona fide, genuine, honest, naive, real, straightforward, true (authentic) …   Law dictionary

  • unfeigned — (adj.) late 14c., sincere, genuine, true, real, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of FEIGN (Cf. feign) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unfeigned — *sincere, wholehearted, whole souled, heartfelt, hearty Analogous words: genuine, veritable, bona fide, *authentic: *natural, simple, naive: *spontaneous, impulsive …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • unfeigned — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ genuine; sincere …   English terms dictionary

  • unfeigned — [unfānd′] adj. not feigned; genuine; real; sincere unfeignedly [unfān′id lē] adv …   English World dictionary

  • unfeigned — un|feigned [ ʌn feınd ] adjective FORMAL an unfeigned emotion is real: GENUINE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unfeigned — UK [ʌnˈfeɪnd] / US adjective formal an unfeigned emotion is real …   English dictionary

  • unfeigned — adjective Date: 14th century not feigned or hypocritical ; genuine Synonyms: see sincere • unfeignedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unfeigned — adjective a) Not feigned b) Genuine …   Wiktionary


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