bona fides

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EtymologyEdit

Latin bona, nominative feminine singular of bonus (good), + fidēs (faith).

NounEdit

bona fides (uncountable)

  1. sincerity, good faith
  2. credentials that authenticate a person's standing or reputation

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Last modified on 7 April 2014, at 03:39