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adverb ap·par·ent·ly \-lē\

Definition of apparently

  1. :  it seems apparent —used to describe something that appears to be true based on what is known an apparently happy marriage The window had apparently been forced open. Apparently, we're supposed to wait here.

Origin and Etymology of apparently

see apparent


First Known Use: 1566



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