it's an adjective by the way.....
1) done or made in the traditional or original way
- authentic French food
2) a painting, document, book etc that is authentic has been proved to be by a particular person
- an authentic work by Picasso
3)based on facts
- an authentic account
4) used to describe a copy that is the same as, or as good as, the original
- Actors dressed in authentic costumes re-enact the battle.
if only you could read this mak!