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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obviously, evidently, manifestly, patently, apparently, plainly, plainadverb

    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. obviouslyadverb

    In a obvious manner; clearly apparent.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Obviouslyadverb

    Evidently; apparently.

    Etymology: from obvious.

    All purely identical propositions obviously and at first blush, contain no instruction. John Locke.

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

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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

Examples of obviously in a Sentence

  1. Anthony Fauci:

    I'm not even sure we're halfway through. I mean, obviously, if you want to do a score, I don't want to get too cute about it, but certainly we are not winning the game right now, we are not leading it.

  2. Stephen Curry:

    There's not many opportunities that you probably have to go after that record, obviously, going to win a championship, that's the main goal. But there's a reason that The Warriors're still talking about The Warriors' 95 - Chicago Bulls team that was able to accomplish the 72-and-10 record. They were on a mission that year and ended up winning the championship as well. So that's kind of where The Warriors want to be.

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo:

    I always believe in myself but obviously I want to emphasize the way the team played. We never turned away from the fight, this was only the first match but we are going to believe until the end.

  4. Bill Duma:

    Someone who can get elected -- obviously.

  5. Vaclav Havel:

    Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

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