What is another word for externally?

105 synonyms found


[ ɛkstˈɜːnə͡li], [ ɛkstˈɜːnə‍li], [ ɛ_k_s_t_ˈɜː_n_əl_i]

Externally refers to something that is happening or existing outside of a particular thing or person. There are several synonyms for the word "externally" which can be used depending on the context or situation. These words include externally, outwardly, peripherally, superficially, apparently and extrinsically. Outwardly refers to something that is visible from the outside, while peripherally refers to something that is related to the outer edges of something. Superficially refers to something that is on the surface or seems to be, while apparently refers to something that seems to be true based on appearances. Extrinsically means that something is influenced or affected by external factors or circumstances.

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What are the opposite words for externally?

The term "externally" refers to something that is outside or beyond a particular entity or subject. Its antonyms are "internally" and "inwardly," which imply a relationship or association with the subject matter. Internally means something that is situated within the boundaries of the subject or entity, while inwardly indicates a direction towards the center or core. Other antonyms of externally include "locally," which means within a specific location or area, and "domestically," which refers to something that is within one's home country or jurisdiction. These antonymic terms provide a broader perspective to the word "externally," allowing a more comprehensive understanding of the subject matter.

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Usage examples for Externally

For the law was spiritual, and reached beyond itself, while he was carnal, and thwarted by the flesh, sold under sin, even while externally beyond reproach.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
It was erected within the last fifty years, and looks externally like a huge cotton-factory.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
There did not seem to be any particular difference between them, externally.
"The Furnace"
Rose Macaulay

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