What is another word for apparently?

Pronunciation: [ɐpˈaɹəntli] (IPA)

When expressing a belief or opinion, we often use the word "apparently." However, there are various synonyms for the word, depending on the context of the sentence. For instance, if you're conveying doubt in your statement, you might use the word "supposedly," which implies uncertainty or a lack of confidence in the information you're sharing. Another option is "allegedly," which suggests that the information isn't entirely trustworthy or may be the subject of dispute. Alternatives like "ostensibly" and "seemingly" convey the idea that the information being conveyed may not be entirely accurate or comprehensive, while "evidently" suggests that you're basing your statement on observable or demonstrable evidence.

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What are the paraphrases for Apparently?

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What are the hypernyms for Apparently?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for apparently?

Antonyms for the word "apparently" include "definitely," "overtly," "undeniably," "conclusively," "undeniable," "evidently," "patently," "indisputably," and "obviously." Each of these words describes something that is certain and undeniable, rather than something that possibly appears to be true. When using an antonym of "apparently," it is crucial to be clear in communication and to ensure that the information being shared is supported by clear evidence. Using antonyms of "apparently" can help remove ambiguity from language and make a message stronger and more convincing.

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Usage examples for Apparently

This result is apparently miraculous.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
Not the least strange thing was that General Lingard apparently enjoyed it all.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
Tommy, during her visit, had apparently been asleep.
"The Furnace"
Rose Macaulay

Famous quotes with Apparently

  • Facetiousness is allowable when it is the most proper instrument of exposing things apparently base and vile to due contempt.
    Isaac Barrow
  • In 1765, Parliament passed the Stamp Act, which, as any American high school student can tell you, was an act that apparently had something to do with stamps.
    Dave Barry
  • I always work out of uncertainty but when a painting's finished it becomes a fixed idea, apparently a final statement. In time though, uncertainty returns... your thought process goes on.
    Georg Baselitz
  • It is important that people support prisoners of the Italian state like Joe in whatever way they can. I was not allowed contact with a lawyer for the first 24 hours, and no phone calls were permitted, but apparently telegrams have been getting through to Joe.
    John Blair
  • This idea was also brought out very clearly by Wallace, who emphasized that apparently reasonable activities of man might very well have developed without an actual application of reasoning.
    Franz Boas

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