French translation of 'obviously'
1. (= clearly) manifestement
She was obviously exhausted. Elle était manifestement épuisée.
He was not obviously drunk. Il n’était pas visiblement ivre.
2. (= of course) évidemment
obviously, he’ll be disappointed if ... évidemment, il sera déçu si ...
he obviously ... il est bien évident qu’il ...
obviously! évidemment !
“Do you want to pass the exam?” — “Obviously!” « Tu veux être reçu à l’examen ? » — « Évidemment ! »
obviously not à l’évidence non ⧫ de toute évidence non
Are they rich? - Obviously not, if they can’t afford a car. Ils sont riches ? - À l’évidence non puisqu’ils n’ont pas les moyens d’avoir une voiture. ⧫ Ils sont riches ? - De toute évidence non puisqu’ils n’ont pas les moyens d’avoir une voiture.
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Example Sentences Including 'obviously'
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Obviously people care about the man who made a lot of money.A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)
Also it is obviously something our bodies are designed to do.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It gives an intensely dark look without being obviously made up.The Sun (2013)
Obviously it makes today really awkward and quite dramatic.The Sun (2011)
Obviously you need to do something about this.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
This would obviously require a much more flexible national curriculum.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
With the last two having the advantage, obviously, seeing as they were a team.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He obviously feels it is the right time to go.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It obviously makes our task a bit easier but it is always a competitive race.The Sun (2015)
Obviously getting in the ring and getting hit is going to further the damage.The Sun (2016)
Obviously he wants to earn money but for me life is not about that.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Obviously his concern about retiring after the summer Euros debacle would have been that he was bowing out on such a low note.The Sun (2016)
Obviously when you get a call from somebody like that you do listen.The Sun (2008)
She is scoring massive points already but now obviously comes the test of stepping up to the seniors.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
So it obviously just gets harder you get older.The Sun (2014)
That gap would obviously make the league that little bit more exciting for a lot of people.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They will always complain about that, obviously.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We obviously have to see out the game better.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
One guy had obviously drunk so much that he had burned out his stomach.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Try to see her and her husband as the friends they so obviously want to be.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I know that obviously he has been singing a lot.The Sun (2016)
She obviously feels that it was important enough to make a stand.The Sun (2016)
She obviously knows a thing or two about keeping in shape.The Sun (2012)
Some are married and are obviously reticent about admitting to an affair.The Sun (2009)
The little creature was obviously feeling a bit prickly.The Sun (2013)
The lure of a free watch was obviously too much.The Sun (2014)
We are obviously going to follow up on that.The Sun (2012)
We obviously cannot go down that road.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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