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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 ?
In that unearthly illumination he saw near him, but apparently in the air at a considerable elevation, the figure of his wife, clad in her night-clothing and holding to her breast the figure of his child.
The child (a little boy, apparently about five years old) scrambled up to the top of the wall, and called again and again; but finding this of no avail, apparently made up his mind, like Mahomet, to go to the mountain, since the mountain would not come to him, and attempted to get over; but a crabbed old cherry-tree, that grew hard by, caught him by the frock in one of its crooked scraggy arms that stretched over the wall.
I got no immediate reply; Moxon was apparently intent upon the coals in the grate, touching them deftly here and there with the fire-poker till they signified a sense of his attention by a brighter glow.
After sauntering along for some time he discovered the Hare by the wayside, apparently asleep, and seeing a chance to win pushed on as fast as he could, arriving at the goal hours afterward, suffering from extreme fatigue and claiming the victory.
The food consisted of about a pound of some solid substance of the consistency of cheese and almost tasteless, while the liquid was apparently milk from some animal.
In this rush they were apparently all deaf and blind.
The pages which follow have been extracted from a pile of manuscript which was apparently meant for the eye of one woman only.
Tess and Clare unconsciously studied each other, ever balanced on the edge of a passion, yet apparently keeping out of it.
Under the influence of anger he apparently regained complete possession of all his faculties.
Finding it unnecessary to plead for the Tullivers, it was natural that aunt Pullet should relax a little in her anxiety for them, and recur to the annoyance she had suffered yesterday from the offspring of that apparently ill-fated house.
They included a couple of young merchants, a man in a great-coat, a medical student, a little Pole, a small fat man who laughed continuously, and an enormously tall stout one who apparently put great faith in the strength of his fists.
Prince Andrew apparently knew this as well as Tikhon; he looked at his watch as if to ascertain whether his father's habits had changed since he was at home last, and, having assured himself that they had not, he turned to his wife.