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ostensibly

adverb

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to all outward appearances
  • ostensibly a university student studying abroad, he was actually an espionage agent

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The first known use of ostensibly was in 1765

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“Ostensibly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ostensibly. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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