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apparent
used in The Great Gatsby

6 uses
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Definition
clear or obvious; or appearing as such but not necessarily so
  • It seemed to me that the thing for Daisy to do was to rush out of the house, child in arms — but apparently there were no such intentions in her head.
    p. 20.1
apparently = clearly (or obviously)
  • Ten o'clock," she remarked, apparently finding the time on the ceiling.
    p. 18.1
  • The only picture was an over-enlarged photograph, apparently a hen sitting on a blurred rock.
    p. 29.3
  • There was a small picture of Gatsby, also in yachting costume, on the bureau — Gatsby with his head thrown back defiantly — taken apparently when he was about eighteen.
    p. 93.6
  • A pause followed this apparently pointless remark.
    p. 121.2
  • It was apparently new.
    p. 158.2

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