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Meaning of PATENTLY

Pronunciation:  'peytuntlee

WordNet Dictionary
[adv]  unmistakably; "the answer is obviously wrong"; "she was in bed and evidently in great pain"; "he was manifestly too important to leave off the guest list"; "it is all patently nonsense"; "she has apparently been living here for some time"; "I thought he owned the property, but apparently not"; "You are plainly wrong"; (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly' as in"he is plain stubborn")

PATENTLY is a 8 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: apparently, evidently, manifestly, obviously, plain, plainly



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pat"ent*ly\ (?; see {Patent}, a.), adv.
Openly; evidently.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: actually, apparently, assuredly, certainly, clearly, conspicuously, decidedly, definitely, demonstrably, discernibly, distinctly, evidently, explicitly, expressly, for a certainty, for real, glaringly, in all conscience, indeed, indubitably, manifestly, markedly, noticeably, observably, obviously, palpably, perceivably, perceptibly, plainly, positively, prominently, pronouncedly, quite, really, recognizably, seeably, sensibly, seriously, staringly, starkly, truly, unambiguously, unconcealedly, undeniably, undisguisedly, unmistakably, verily, visibly, with clarity, without doubt