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apparent
used in The Call of the Wild

8 uses
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Definition
clear or obvious; or appearing as such but not necessarily so
  • His only apparent ambition, like Dave's, was to be left alone; though, as Buck was afterward to learn, each of them possessed one other and even more vital ambition.
    Chapter 2 -- The Law of Club and Fang (33% in)
apparent = clear or obvious
  • Day and night the ship throbbed to the tireless pulse of the propeller, and though one day was very like another, it was apparent to Buck that the weather was steadily growing colder.
    Chapter 1 -- Into the Primitive (96% in)
  • When they arrived at Skaguay they were apparently on their last legs.
    Chapter 5 -- The Toil of Trace and Trail (5% in)
  • They did not know how to do anything, and as the days went by it became apparent that they could not learn.
    Chapter 5 -- The Toil of Trace and Trail (43% in)
  • And that Charles's sister's tale-bearing tongue should be relevant to the building of a Yukon fire, was apparent only to Mercedes, who disburdened herself of copious opinions upon that topic, and incidentally upon a few other traits unpleasantly peculiar to her husband's family.
    Chapter 5 -- The Toil of Trace and Trail (59% in)
  • His first glance was for Buck, over whose limp and apparently lifeless body Nig was setting up a howl, while Skeet was licking the wet face and closed eyes.
    Chapter 6 -- For the Love of a Man (62% in)
  • It advertised itself in all his movements, was apparent in the play of every muscle, spoke plainly as speech in the way he carried himself, and made his glorious furry coat if anything more glorious.
    Chapter 7 -- The Sounding of the Call (41% in)
  • Pivoting on his hind legs, and snapping and gashing, he was everywhere at once, presenting a front which was apparently unbroken so swiftly did he whirl and guard from side to side.
    Chapter 7 -- The Sounding of the Call (89% in)

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