Expressly and Obviously


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Expressly adverb – With specific intentions; for the express purpose.
Obviously and expressly are semantically related in clearly topic. In some cases you can use "Obviously" instead an adverb "Expressly", when it comes to topics like explicitly.
Nearby Words: express, expression, expressive, expressively
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Obviously adverb – Unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly').
Expressly and obviously are semantically related in clearly topic. Sometimes you can use "Expressly" instead an adverb "Obviously".
Nearby Words: obvious, obviousness
Synonyms for Obviously

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  • Film / The Martian Skewed Priorities: He's obviously joking, but Mark decides that keeping himself warm by sitting in front of the radio-thermal generator his fellows very expressly buried where no one would dig it up isn't the worst thing about his situation.
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