Apparently and Evidently


Apparently adverb - To all outward appearances.
Usage example: apparently, her husband didn't know the cake was for the raffle, since he helped himself to a piece

Evidently is a synonym for apparently in clearly topic. In some cases you can use "Evidently" instead an adverb "Apparently", when it comes to topics like obviously, seemingly, as if, surface. popular alternative

Nearby Word: apparent


Evidently adverb - To all outward appearances.
Usage example: she was evidently dissatisfied with her job and abruptly quit

Apparently is a synonym for evidently in clearly topic. You can use "Apparently" instead an adverb "Evidently", if it concerns topics such as seemingly, as if, surface, expressly. popular alternative

Both words in one sentence

  • The dragons are from another world, are evidently mammalian, have electricity-based powers and poisonous talonsnote¬†though apparently only to elves, and are supremely talented Shapeshifters.
  • Western Animation / Transformers Animated The first game apparently came out in the NES era and evidently its popularity has been extremely long-lived.
  • Webcomic / Goblins Men Are the Expendable Gender: Maglubiyet evidently buys into this trope, as it's apparently a divine mandate that no females (spellcasters excepted) are allowed in a goblin warcamp.
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