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本物, ほんもの

  • honmono
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • genuine article

Examples of 本物,ほんもの in a Sentence

This may not be a real diamond.
その文書本物でも偽造されたものでもない。
The document is neither genuine nor forged.
You need to show a genuine interest in the other person.
はその模造品本物比較した
He compared the imitation with the original.
はその文章本物疑う
I doubt the authenticity of the document.
When it is appraised, in order to check the authenticity and state of preservation of the painting, the real thing has to be borrowed from its owner.
誰もがその少年本物天才認めている
Everyone recognizes the boy as a real genius.
映画、ジュラシックパークの恐竜本物そっくり
The dinosaurs in the film "Jurassic Park" were true to life.
この証拠には疑い余地ない。これが、ピカソ本物作品であるはずがない
The evidence leaves no room for doubt; this can't be an original Picasso.
I've never seen a real cow.

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