What does evidently mean?

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

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

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"


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of evidently in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of evidently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chief William Riley:

    They knew his propensity to act crazy. Evidently he was deteriorating, and they saw it happening.

  2. Carson Block:

    Everything about Superb Summit is empty, including its response, which evidently took eight weeks to write.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A man who relentlessly perspires to do excellence evidently inspires many with his intelligence and elegance.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A man who relentlessly perspires to do excellence evidently inspires many with his intelligence and elegance.”

  5. Gwen Carr:

    I don't know what video they were looking at, evidently, it wasn't the same one that the rest of the world was looking at.

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