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apparent (adjective)
Apparent means that something seems to be true but may not be.
  • There is an apparent contradiction between the information I got from the salesman and the information I got from his boss. I will need to check which information is correct.
apparent (adjective)
If something is apparent to you, it is clear and obvious to you.*
  • It was apparent that he would fail the exam because he didn't study.
adjective adverb
  • apparent
  • apparently

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