- This copy does not correspond with the original .
- His original enthusiasm has turned sour .
- The picture is n't somewhat true to the original .
- How do you know a fake from the original ?
- The original reproduces clearly in a photocopy .
- being or productive of something fresh and unusual; or being as first made or thought of; "a truly original approach"; "with original music"; "an original mind"
- not derived or copied or translated from something else; "the play is original; not an adaptation"; "he kept the original copy and gave her only a xerox"; "the translation misses much of the subtlety of the original French"
- preceding all others in time or being as first made or performed; "the original inhabitants of the Americas"; "the book still has its original binding"; "restored the house to its original condition"; "the original performance of the opera"; "the original cast"; "retracted his original statement"
- (of e.g. information) not secondhand or by way of something intermediary; "his work is based on only original, not secondary, sources"