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apparent
used in Lonesome Dove

11 uses
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Definition
clear or obvious; or appearing as such but not necessarily so
  • He apparently heard something they didn't hear.
    Chapters 9-10 (73% in)
  • Louisa apparently did too, soon afterward, for she wiggled even more vigorously and grunted loudly.
    Chapters 36-37 (86% in)
  • Then, looking beyond her, he apparently saw something she couldn't see.
    Chapters 44-45 (66% in)
  • Though Gus was sitting in his underwear, apparently relaxed, Lorena didn't think there was anything relaxed about the situation.
    Chapters 44-45 (76% in)
  • Dan had no interest in doors, or any apparent concern other than a need to have his whiskey glass filled rather often.
    Chapters 64-65 (41% in)
  • Dish remembered the night before he had hired on with the Hat Creek outfit, when Gus had lent him two dollars for the same purpose on which he had apparently spent fifty.
    Chapters 72-73 (77% in)
  • Diseases apparently sometimes resulted, although no one was very specific about them.
    Chapters 83-84 (7% in)
  • The bear was not making any trouble, but he apparently had no intention of moving either.
    Chapters 91-92 (22% in)
  • The Indians surrounding them apparently didn't know what to make of it either.
    Chapters 93-94 (55% in)
  • She wore a variety of caps that she had ordered from somewhere—apparently she liked caps as much as she liked cake.
    Chapters 99-100 (7% in)
  • The visits made him sad, for the Indians were not belligerent and it was apparent that Gus had merely struck the wrong bunch at the wrong time, in the wrong manner.
    Chapters 99-100 (49% in)

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