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1. patently

adverb. ['ˈpætəntli'] unmistakably (plain' is often used informally forplainly').

Synonyms

  • manifestly
  • plainly
  • plain
  • apparently
  • obviously

Antonyms

  • adorned
  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • patent (English)
  • patens (Latin)

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Rhymes with Patently

  • abruptly
  • absolutely
  • abundantly
  • accidently
  • accurately
  • acutely
  • adamantly
  • adequately
  • adequately
  • adroitly
  • affectionately
  • alertly
  • alternately
  • apparently
  • appropriately
  • approximately
  • aptly
  • ardently
  • arrogantly
  • astutely

How do you pronounce patently?

Pronounce patently as ˈpætəntli.

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Sentences with patently


1. Adverb
Both of these claims are patently false.

Quotes about patently


1. Scientists have calculated that the chances of something so patently absurd actually existing are millions to one.But magicians have calculated that million-to-one chances crop up nine times out of ten.
- Terry Pratchett, Mort

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