the real thing, not a substitute or imitation
Her hair color is the genuine article.
There are others who actually know Bert Rodriguez yet still accept me as the genuine article.
The cynics among us will be rankled at the description of a book as “inspiring,” but Massie is the genuine article.
The following oroid or imitation gold is sometimes sold for the genuine article which it closely resembles.
We have really enough to do to look after the genuine article.
Advertising is to a genuine article what manure is to land,—it largely increases the product.
Next day he had a taste of Trumet's real aristocracy, the genuine article.
If the latter could not afford the genuine article, they were obliged, as they are to-day, to be satisfied with cheap imitations.
You seem to feel pretty certain that yours is the genuine article.
The wild men were the genuine article, in war paint and feathers.
But still there was something about the genuine article which had not been in Winnies imagination.
The real thing, not a substitute or imitation: that ring's the genuine article/ his artwork is the real deal