What does seemingly mean?

Definitions for seemingly
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparently, seemingly, ostensibly, on the face of it(adverb)

    from appearances alone

    "irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land"; "the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned"; "had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy; "on the face of it the problem seems minor"

Wiktionary

  1. seemingly(Adverb)

    To appearances; apparently.

  2. seemingly(Adverb)

    In a seemly manner; decorously; with propriety.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seemingly(adverb)

    in appearance; in show; in semblance; apparently; ostensibly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seemingly' in Adverbs Frequency: #394

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How to say seemingly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seemingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seemingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of seemingly in a Sentence

  1. Joe Schrank:

    I've had so many clients who were in treatment and seemingly doing well, and then they dropped dead, if rehab worked so well, why is the success rate like 5%? We're definitely doing something wrong.

  2. Mark Warner:

    President Trump has repeatedly demonstrated that he is seemingly incapable of hearing facts that contradict his own views.

  3. Lopez Pineda:

    He was the first to give universal pension to seniors. He created 16 high schools in marginal areas, he created such seemingly insignificant things such as permanent driver licenses so that the government would not keep taking money from the people.

  4. Shaun Osher:

    The perception was the market was far wider and deeper than it actually is, we're coming out of what was a seemingly endless supply of capital for new development and a belief there was an endless supply of billionaires to buy those properties. That hasn't played out. This is the correction.

  5. Rabbi Harold Kushner:

    Everything that God created is potentially holy, and our task as humans is to find that holiness in seemingly unholy situations. When we can do this, we will have learned to nurture our souls.

Images & Illustrations of seemingly

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