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ob·vi·ous·ly

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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.

Wikipedia

  1. Obviously

    Obviously is a song by English pop rock band McFly. It was released as the second single from their debut studio album, Room on the 3rd Floor. The single itself features a cover version of 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 number-one single on the UK Singles Chart, where it stayed for one week. It also reached number 14 in Ireland.

ChatGPT

  1. obviously

    Obviously is an adverb meaning in a way that is easily perceived or understood; clearly. It is often used to highlight that something should be apparent, plain, self-evident, visible, or noticeable to everyone.

Wikidata

  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. Bobby Portis:

    Obviously last night we had a stinker, san Antonio, they just shot the hell out of it. But we’ve been coming together as a team. Hopefully, our team is trending in the right direction and peaking at the right time, knowing that the playoffs are a couple of weeks away.

  2. Harry Reid:

    Catherine Cortez Masto's obviously taking a look at her, I think that is good.

  3. Mark Warner:

    Obviously this is just one of the key figures in Robert Mueller investigation, and it's critically important that we get them all back, but tomorrow is a good first step.

  4. Rod Rosenstein:

    The New York Times’s story is inaccurate and factually incorrect, i will not further comment on a story based on anonymous sources who are obviously biased against the department and are advancing their own personal agenda. But let me clear about this : Based on my personal dealings with the president, there is no basis to invoke the 25thAmendment.

  5. General John Nicholson:

    They killed a number of top leaders of the organization and upto 300 of their fighters, obviously it's difficult to get an exact count, but what this amounts to is about 25 percent of the organization at least, and so this represents a severe setback for them.

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