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ob·vi·ous

 (ŏb′vē-əs)
adj.
1. Easily perceived or understood; apparent. See Synonyms at apparent.
2. Easily seen through because of a lack of subtlety; transparent: an obvious political ploy that fooled no one.

[From Latin obvius, from obviam, in the way, within reach : ob-, against; see ob- + viam, accusative sing. of via, way; see wegh- in Indo-European roots.]

ob′vi·ous·ly adv.
ob′vi·ous·ness n.

obviously

(ˈɒbvɪəslɪ)
adv
1. in a way that is easy to see or understand; evidently
2. without subtlety
3. (sentence modifier) it is obvious that; clearly: obviously not everyone wants a bank account.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.obviously - unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')obviously - 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

obviously

Translations
بِشَكْلٍ وَاضِحٍبصورَةٍ واضِحَه
zřejmě
åbenbartklart
ilmiselvästi
očito
nyilvánvalóan
greinilega
明らかに
분명하게
očitno
självklart
อย่างเห็นได้ชัด
hiển nhiên

obviously

[ˈɒbvɪəslɪ] ADV
1. (= clearly) → obviamente
it's obviously the bestobviamente es el mejor, es evidente que es el mejor
he was obviously very angry/tiredse notaba que estaba muy enfadado/cansado, estaba claro or era evidente or era obvio que estaba muy enfadado/cansado
he was obviously not drunkestaba claro or era evidente or era obvio que no estaba borracho
he was not obviously drunkno se le notaba que estaba borracho
obviously, I am delightedlógicamente or por supuesto, estoy encantado
obviously!¡por supuesto!, ¡lógico!, ¡obvio!
"aren't they coming?" - "obviously not!"-¿no vienen? -¡evidentemente no or obviamente no!
it's obviously trueestá claro que es verdad
2. (= unsubtly) → burdamente
she asked him rather too obviously where he had beenle preguntó sin mucha delicadeza (que) dónde había estado

obviously

[ˈɒbviəsli] adv
(= clearly) → manifestement
She was obviously exhausted → Elle était manifestement épuisée.
He was not obviously drunk → Il n'était pas visiblement ivre.
(= of course) → évidemment
obviously, he'll be disappointed if ... → évidemment, il sera déçu si ...
he obviously ... → il est bien évident qu'il ...
obviously! → évidemment!
"Do you want to pass the exam?" - "Obviously!" → "Tu veux être reçu à l'examen?" - "Évidemment!"
obviously not → à l'évidence non, de toute évidence non
Are they rich? - Obviously not, if they can't afford a car → Ils sont riches? - À l'évidence non puisqu'ils n'ont pas les moyens d'avoir une voiture., Ils sont riches? - De toute évidence non puisqu'ils n'ont pas les moyens d'avoir une voiture.

obviously

advoffensichtlich, offenbar; (= noticeably)(offen)sichtlich; he’s obviously Frencher ist eindeutig ein Franzose; she is not obviously drunkes ist nicht offensichtlich, dass sie betrunken ist; obviously!natürlich!, selbstverständlich!; is he there? — well, obviously notist er da? — offensichtlich nicht; obviously he’s not going to like itdas wird ihm natürlich nicht gefallen; he’s obviously not going to get the jober bekommt die Stelle nicht, das ist ja klar (inf)

obviously

[ˈɒbvɪəslɪ] advovviamente, evidentemente
he was obviously not drunk → si vedeva che non era ubriaco
he was not obviously drunk → non si vedeva che era ubriaco
obviously! → certo!
obviously not! → certo che no!

obvious

(ˈobviəs) adjective
easily seen or understood; evident. It was obvious that she was ill; an obvious improvement.
ˈobviously adverb
it is clear (that something is the case). Obviously, I'll need some help.

obviously

بِشَكْلٍ وَاضِحٍ zřejmě åbenbart offensichtlich προφανώς obviamente ilmiselvästi évidemment očito evidentemente 明らかに 분명하게 vanzelfsprekend åpenbart oczywiście obviamente очевидно självklart อย่างเห็นได้ชัด açıkçası hiển nhiên 明显地
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You see, we are, too obviously within the sentinels of the enemy; what course do you propose to follow?
There was so obviously no one else that the next moment I had lost my impression of her having accidentally said more than she meant; and I merely asked what I wanted to know.
In connexion with this appellative of Whalebone whales , it is of great importance to mention, that however such a nomenclature may be convenient in facilitating allusions to some kind of whales, yet it is in vain to attempt a clear classification of the Leviathan, founded upon either his baleen, or hump, or fin, or teeth; notwithstanding that those marked parts or features very obviously seem better adapted to afford the basis for a regular system of Cetology than any other detached bodily distinctions, which the whale, in his kinds, presents.
For obviously it is the same thing, whether you spend it at once for your own wedding, or in a long time, at the weddings of all your friends.
The whisper that my master was my father, may or may not be true; and, true or false, it is of but little con- sequence to my purpose whilst the fact remains, in all its glaring odiousness, that slaveholders have ordained, and by law established, that the children of slave women shall in all cases follow the condi- tion of their mothers; and this is done too obviously to administer to their own lusts, and make a grati- fication of their wicked desires profitable as well as pleasurable; for by this cunning arrangement, the slaveholder, in cases not a few, sustains to his slaves the double relation of master and father.
She had obviously not heard anything to her advantage: and it seemed to me, from her prolonged fit of gloom and taciturnity, that she herself, notwithstanding her professed indifference, attached undue importance to whatever revelations had been made her.
Heathcliff lifted his hand, and the speaker sprang to a safer distance, obviously acquainted with its weight.
The great firm in the City had obviously made a discovery in relation to their clerk, exactly similar to the discovery which had formerly forced itself on the engineer in relation to his pupil.
That would obviously be inconvenient and unpleasant to the customers, besides entailing on the Blue Whatever-it-was, the risk of funeral expenses.
They took up several obviously wrong people, and they ran their heads very hard against wrong ideas, and persisted in trying to fit the circumstances to the ideas, instead of trying to extract ideas from the circumstances.
What particular fault will suit a particular unknown girl is obviously as difficult to determine as in what colours she will look her best.
He was obviously an ecclesiastic of high rank; his dress was that of a Cistercian Monk, but composed of materials much finer than those which the rule of that order admitted.