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English translation of 'auténtico'

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1.  (legítimo) authentic
[persona] genuine
un auténtico espíritu de servicio a true spirit of service
es un auténtico campeón he’s a real champion
este es copia y no el auténtico this one is a copy and not the real one
días de auténtico calor days of real heatreally hot days
2.  (informal) (estupendo) great (informal)brilliant (informal)

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Example Sentences Including 'auténtico'

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; el joven de la cazadora de cuero que se timaba con la vendedora de cigarros, era un auténtico hincha del fútbol o un agente camuflado de la Brigadilla?
Juan Goytisolo Señas de identidad
Como todo gran sabio auténtico , como toda gran personalidad, don Emilio dejó una obra, un ejemplo, para el futuro y la esperanza.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Ella no podía entender, quizá tampoco yo, que en la huida estaba el auténtico acto de amor.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
En vez de ello, dije: - " Qué es un viejo auténtico , Irene?
José Luis Prieto La higuera seca
Qué ofrecían y qué cedían la Administración y los sindicatos fue un auténtico misterio hasta bien entrada la tarde.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Un auténtico baldón para sus ojeadores, técnicos y directivos.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

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'auténtico' in Other Languages

British English: authentic /ɔːˈθɛntɪk/ ADJECTIVE
If something is authentic, it is genuine or accurate.
...authentic Italian food.
  • American English: authentic
  • Arabic: حَقِيقِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: autêntico
  • Chinese: 可信的
  • Croatian: autentičan
  • Czech: autentický
  • Danish: autentisk
  • Dutch: authentiek
  • European Spanish: auténtico
  • Finnish: autenttinen
  • French: authentique
  • German: authentisch
  • Greek: αυθεντικός
  • Italian: autentico
  • Japanese: 本物の
  • Korean: 진정한
  • Norwegian: autentisk
  • Polish: autentyczny
  • European Portuguese: autêntico
  • Romanian: autentic
  • Russian: подлинный
  • Spanish: auténtico
  • Swedish: äkta
  • Thai: ของแท้
  • Turkish: özgün
  • Ukrainian: справжній
  • Vietnamese: đích thực
British English: real /ˈrɪəl/ ADJECTIVE
authentic If something is real, it is not a copy.
Is your necklace real gold?
  • American English: real
  • Arabic: حَقِيقِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: verdadeiro
  • Chinese: 真的
  • Croatian: pravi
  • Czech: pravýskutečný
  • Danish: ægte
  • Dutch: echt
  • European Spanish: auténtico
  • Finnish: aito
  • French: originalauthentique
  • German: echt
  • Greek: πραγματικός
  • Italian: vero
  • Japanese: 本物の
  • Korean: 진짜의
  • Norwegian: ekte
  • Polish: prawdziwy
  • European Portuguese: Verdadeiro
  • Romanian: autentic
  • Russian: подлинный
  • Spanish: TRUE
  • Swedish: äkta
  • Thai: ของแท้
  • Turkish: gerçek
  • Ukrainian: справжній
  • Vietnamese: thật
British English: full-blown ADJECTIVE
Full-blown means having all the characteristics of a particular type of thing or person.
Before becoming a full-blown director, he worked as a film editor.


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