What does obviously mean?

Definitions for obviously

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word obviously.

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. obviously(Adverb)

    In a obvious manner; clearly apparent.

Freebase

  1. Obviously

    "Obviously" is the second single from the British boy band McFly's debut studio album, Room on the 3rd Floor. The single itself features a cover version of the popular Beatles single "Help!", as well as the band's first recorded interview - part one of which can be found on CD2, with part two appearing on a limited edition 7" Picture Disc. The single was the band's second #1 single on the UK Singles Chart. It topped the charts for one week. It also got to #14 in Ireland.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'obviously' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1215

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'obviously' in Written Corpus Frequency: #327

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'obviously' in Adverbs Frequency: #95

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obviously in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obviously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Douglas Adams:

    Ah, this is obviously some strange usage of the word 'safe' that I wasn't previously aware of.

  2. Salvador Dali:

    The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.

  3. Henry Ford:

    Asking 'Who ought to be the boss' is like asking 'Who ought to be the tennor in the quartet' Obviously, the man who can sing tenor.

  4. Bertrand Russell:

    A process which led from the amoeba to man appeared to philosophers to be obviously progress -- though whether the amoeba would agree with this opinion is not known.

  5. Dr Kwakkel:

    I found one that is obviously a drawing of the face of a schoolmaster. You can recognize him from the teacher's hat on his head, it was obviously drawn by a student in class, seven centuries ago.

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