Apparently and Expressly


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Apparently adverb – To all outward appearances.
Expressly and apparently are semantically related in obviously topic. In some cases you can use "Expressly" instead an adverb "Apparently", when it comes to topics like clearly.
Nearby Word: apparent
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Expressly adverb – With specific intentions; for the express purpose.
Apparently and expressly are semantically related in clearly topic. Sometimes you can use "Apparently" instead an adverb "Expressly", if it concerns topics such as obviously.
Nearby Words: express, expression, expressive, expressively
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  • You Are Number 6 The brothers in Stardust who kill each other off for the throne and then hang around as ghosts to see who gets it were apparently bred expressly for this purpose, so that whoever should inherit should have earned it by cunning and strength.
  • One of many apparently designed expressly to work in rough terrain.
    Source: Walking Tank
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