Opposite of Genuine, Antonyms of Genuine (Example Sentences)

Type: Adjective

Meaning/Definition of genuine: Adjective describing something that is real, authentic, or sincere.

What is the Opposite of genuine?

The Opposite of genuine is fake.

Other Opposites of genuine:

Here is the list of all opposites or antonyms of genuine:

  • Theoretical
  • Suppositional
  • Imitation
  • Knock-off
  • Possible
  • Inauthentic
  • Spurious
  • Platonic
  • Pretentious
  • Conjectural
  • Theoretic
  • Dubious
  • Suppositious
  • Artificial
  • Unauthentic
  • Pseudo
  • Inexistent
  • Fake
  • Questionable
  • Phoney
  • Sham
  • Pirated
  • False
  • Illegitimate
  • Factitious
  • Potential
  • Feigned
  • Nonexistent
  • Hypothetical
  • Fraudulent
  • Ersatz
  • De jure
  • Ingenuine
  • Bogus
  • Counterfeit
  • Phonyus
  • Imitative
  • Unreal
  • Mock
  • Ideal
  • Supposititious

Example Sentences Using Opposites of “genuine”:

  1. The painting turned out to be a fake and not an original.
  2. The counterfeit bills were counterfeit and easily detectable.
  3. His smile seemed false and insincere.
  4. The claims made by the advertisement were spurious and misleading.
  5. The diamond turned out to be a sham and not a real gem.
  6. The company was involved in a fraudulent scheme to deceive investors.
  7. The magician used deceptive tactics to create illusions.
  8. He decided to pretend to be someone else to avoid suspicion.
  9. The flowers were artificial and not freshly picked.
  10. The document was deemed phony and lacked authenticity.

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Opposite of Genuine, Antonyms of genuine with meaning and Example Sentences in English PDF