genuinely
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (sincerely)
a. sinceramente
Britney said she understood the hurt she caused and she genuinely apologized.Britney dijo que comprendía el dolor que causó y que se disculpaba sinceramente.
b. realmente
Jack seems genuinely pleased with the progress of the negotiations thus far.Jack parece contento realmente con el progreso de las negociaciones hasta el momento.
2. (really)
a. realmente
This guy genuinely claims to have a law degree, yet obviously doesn't even know how to spell.Este tipo realmente dice tener un título de abogado, sin embargo, es obvio que ni siquiera sabe deletrear.
b. verdaderamente
I know they billed it as a horror movie, but I found it genuinely funny.Sé que lo anunciaron como una película de terror, pero me pareció verdaderamente chistosa.
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genuinely
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (sincerely)
a. realmente
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
genuinely [ˈdʒenjʊɪnlɪ]
adverb
1 (authentically) [+funny] realmente; verdaderamente
he claims, probably quite genuinely, to be ... asegura, y probablemente sea cierto, ser ...
2 (sincerely) [+believe] sinceramente; realmente; [+want] realmente; de verdad; [+interested, worried, upset] verdaderamente; realmente
he genuinely wants to change realmente or de verdad quiere cambiar; they were genuinely pleased to see me se alegraban de verdad de verme; I'm genuinely sorry that Peter has gone siento de verdad que Peter se haya ido; lamento sinceramente que Peter se haya ido
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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