Definition of genuinely adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈdʒenjuɪnli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒenjuɪnli//
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  1. 1truly; in a way that is exactly what it appears to be and is not artificial There are some genuinely funny moments in the film. The election result was genuinely democratic. a genuinely new kind of politician
  2. 2in a sincere and honest way that can be trusted She was genuinely sorry.