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ap·par·ent

 (ə-păr′ənt, ə-pâr′-)
adj.
1. Readily seen; visible: The animal's markings were immediately apparent.
2. Readily understood; clear or obvious: The error was apparent to everyone in the audience.
3. Appearing as such but not necessarily so; seeming: an apparent advantage.

[Middle English, from Old French aparant, present participle of aparoir, to appear; see appear.]

ap·par′ent·ly adv.
ap·par′ent·ness n.
Synonyms: apparent, clear, clear-cut, distinct, evident, manifest, obvious, patent, plain
These adjectives mean readily seen, perceived, or understood: angry for no apparent reason; a clear danger; clear-cut evidence of tampering; a distinct air of hostility; worry that was evident in his features; manifest pleasure; obvious errors; patent advantages; making my meaning plain.
Usage Note: Apparent is related to appear, and when something appears to have a property it may or may not have that property in reality. The adjective apparent can indicate either possibility, as in The effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields (that is, how they appear is how they are) and His virtues are only apparent (that is, how they appear is not how they are). Some style guides maintain that apparent should not be used before a noun to mean "appearing to be such but not necessarily so," as in The victim suffered an apparent heart attack, because a heart attack that is only "apparent" is not a heart attack at all. But in practice all readers will understand that an apparent heart attack means "something that appears to have been a heart attack, whether or not it was one." In our 2015 survey, 80 percent of the Usage Panel found the example above acceptable.

apparently

(əˈpærəntlɪ; əˈpɛər-)
adv
(sentence modifier) it appears that; as far as one knows; seemingly
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.apparently - from appearances alone; "irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land"; "the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned"; "had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy; "on the face of it the problem seems minor"
2.apparently - unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')apparently - unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly'); "the answer is obviously wrong"; "she was in bed and evidently in great pain"; "he was manifestly too important to leave off the guest list"; "it is all patently nonsense"; "she has apparently been living here for some time"; "I thought he owned the property, but apparently not"; "You are plainly wrong"; "he is plain stubborn"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

apparently

adverb
1. seemingly, outwardly, ostensibly, speciously The deterioration has been caused by an apparently endless recession.
2. it appears that, allegedly, it seems that, on the face of it, by all accounts, so the story goes, so I'm told Apparently the girls are not amused by the situation.

apparently

adverb
Translations
عَلَى ما يَبْدوكَما يَبْدو
zdá sezjevnězřejmě
tilsyneladende
ŝajne
ilmeisesti
naoko
aî òví er virîist
明らかに
외관상
očitno
uppenbarligen
อย่างชัดเจน
açıkçagalibagörünüşe bakılırsaherhâlde
một cách hiển nhiên

apparently

[əˈpærəntli] adv (= seemingly) → apparemment
Apparently she's been seeing him a lot → Elle le fréquente beaucoup à ce qu'il paraît.

apparently

advanscheinend

apparently

[əˈpærntlɪ] adv
a. (it seems) → evidentemente
did they give him the money? - apparently not → gli hanno dato i soldi? - no, a quanto pare
b. (seemingly, unaffected, normal) → all'apparenza, apparentemente

apparent

(əˈpӕrənt) adjective
1. easy to see; evident. It is quite apparent to all of us that you haven't done your work properly.
2. seeming but perhaps not real. his apparent unwillingness.
apˈparently adverb
it seems that; I hear that. Apparently he is not feeling well.

apparently

عَلَى ما يَبْدو zřejmě tilsyneladende anscheinend προφανώς aparentemente ilmeisesti apparemment naoko apparentemente 明らかに 외관상 blijkbaar tilsynelatende w rzeczywistości aparentemente видимо uppenbarligen อย่างชัดเจน açıkça một cách hiển nhiên 显然地
References in classic literature ?
Meg meanwhile had apparently forgotten the matter and was absorbed in preparations for her father's return, but all of a sudden a change seemed to come over her, and, for a day or two, she was quite unlike herself.
As they were returning to Main Street they passed the little lawn beside the railroad station and saw Wash Williams apparently asleep on the grass beneath a tree.
If anyone did, something terrible would happen, apparently.
Pontellier and her possible propensity for taking young men seriously was apparently forgotten.
A wide and apparently an impervious boundary of forests severed the possessions of the hostile provinces of France and England.
He could not complain because these people were not apparently aware of the sacrifice he was making.
Dick hesitated, shut the door carefully, and, looking round the room, lightly shook out his handkerchief, apparently flicked away an embarrassing suggestion, and said, with a little laugh:
In the way of furniture, there were two tables: one, constructed with perplexing intricacy and exhibiting as many feet as a centipede; the other, most delicately wrought, with four long and slender legs, so apparently frail that it was almost incredible what a length of time the ancient tea-table had stood upon them.
His mouth is spread open yet; apparently he is still laughing.
The man on top, looking at the view, is apparently too large, but I found he could not be made smaller, conveniently.
Since that time she has had no relapse, but there is apparently some heavy distress weighing on her mind which it has hitherto been found impossible to remove.
It had been used, apparently, in remote feudal times, for the worst purposes of a donjon-keep, and, in later days, as a place of deposit for powder, or some other highly combustible substance, as a portion of its floor, and the whole interior of a long archway through which we reached it, were carefully sheathed with copper.