Synonyms of 'outward'
apparent or superficialIn spite of my outward calm, I was very shaken.
I was a bit depressed by our apparent lack of progress.
We'll have peace of mind amidst seeming chaos.
Cracks are beginning to appear on the outside wall.
the external surface of the wall
Peel away the outer skin of the onion.
the ostensible reason for her resignation
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in the sense of external
of, situated on, or suitable for the outsidethe external surface of the wall
in the sense of ostensible
apparent or seemingthe ostensible reason for her resignation
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