Definitions for evidentlyˈɛv ɪ dənt li, -ˌdɛnt-; for emphasis ˌɛv ɪˈdɛnt li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ev•i•dent•lyˈɛv ɪ dənt li, -ˌdɛnt-; for emphasis ˌɛv ɪˈdɛnt li(adv.)

  1. obviously; apparently.

Origin of evidently:

1325–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. obviously, evidently, manifestly, patently, apparently, plainly, plain(adverb)

    unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')

    "the answer is obviously wrong"; "she was in bed and evidently in great pain"; "he was manifestly too important to leave off the guest list"; "it is all patently nonsense"; "she has apparently been living here for some time"; "I thought he owned the property, but apparently not"; "You are plainly wrong"; "he is plain stubborn"

Wiktionary

  1. evidently(Adverb)

    In such a way as to be clearly visible or manifest; distinctly, clearly.

  2. evidently(Adverb)

    In a manner which makes the fact or conclusion evident; obviously, as may be clearly inferred.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Evidently(adverb)

    in an evident manner; clearly; plainly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'evidently' in Adverbs Frequency: #351


Translations for evidently

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

evidently(adverb)

as far as can be seen

Evidently he disagrees.

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