apparently

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Adverb[change]

Positive
apparently

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. You use apparently to indicate that the information you are giving is something that you have heard, but you are not certain that it is true.
    Oil prices fell this week to their lowest level in fourteen months, apparently because of over-production.
  2. You use apparently to refer to something that seems to be true, although you are not sure whether it is or not.
    Rudolph said no more. Apparently he was a man of few words.