Definition of 'apparently'
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Sometimes, it seems that giants apparently locked in one era can span any era. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But there is apparently only one hour in which they can be picked for maximum potency, and one gardener who can do it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now he has apparently taken his life and left a wife and young son behind. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It seems they are not the only ones apparently locked into habitual behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Except apparently the one it was specifically bought for. The Sun (2007)Apparently one hidden lake contains thousands of microbes and vast ecosystems. Christianity Today (2000)Apparently, the man who ran the theatre there had no sense of humour. CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)The law referred to was apparently Saudi law. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The whole picture is one of apparently endless, urgent ambition fuelled by bottomless reserves of cash. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet Heathrow was apparently taken by surprise. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is clear that in the apparently endless troubles, there is hope. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The two sides are at a stand-off and are apparently determined to take the issue to court. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And here they sipped and vanished into the shadows, an endless and apparently perfectly peaceful queue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The pressure is apparently beginning to take its toll on Merkel. Times, Sunday Times (2010)For his exclusive use, apparently. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Apparently there was one bit when I got up and danced on a chair. The Sun (2012)The group has apparently taken steps to ensure that its liability to UK corporation tax is minimal. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There apparently isn't one in English. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The chairman of the football club embroiled in cricket's match-fixing scandal has apparently taken his own life. Times, Sunday Times (2010)For the apparently British man wielding the knife, this is the starring role he will have dreamt of. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He then apparently pretended to take a call from police, tricking motorists into lending him as much as 1,000 to recover his car. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'apparently'
British English: apparently /əˈpærəntlɪ; əˈpɛər-/ ADVERB
You use apparently to refer to something that seems to be the case although it may not be.
The news apparently came as a complete surprise.
- American English: apparently
- Arabic: عَلَى ما يَبْدو
- Brazilian Portuguese: aparentemente
- Chinese: 显然地
- Croatian: naoko
- Czech: zřejmě
- Danish: tilsyneladende
- Dutch: blijkbaar
- European Spanish: aparentemente
- Finnish: ilmeisesti
- French: apparemment
- German: anscheinend
- Greek: προφανώς
- Italian: apparentemente
- Japanese: 明らかに
- Korean: 외관상
- Norwegian: tilsynelatende
- Polish: w rzeczywistości
- European Portuguese: aparentemente
- Romanian: aparent
- Russian: видимо
- Spanish: aparentemente
- Swedish: uppenbarligen
- Thai: อย่างชัดเจน
- Turkish: açıkça
- Ukrainian: очевидно
- Vietnamese: một cách hiển nhiên
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