Simple Definition of obviously
: in a way that is easy to see, understand, or recognize
—used to emphasize that you are talking about something that is easy to see, understand, or recognize
Full Definition of obviously
1 : in an obvious manner <showed his anger obviously>
2 : as is plainly evident <obviously, something is wrong>
Examples of obviously
She obviously enjoys her work.
Their answer was obviously wrong.
That's obviously not her real name.
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