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adverb as in apparently

adverb as in eminently

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It’s presumably to address this conspicuous absence that Robinson has now compiled “Nobody Ever Asked Me About the Girls,” a well-intentioned but slapdash attempt to give equal time to women in popular music.

After backlash from Fairfax residents and conspicuous lack of support from the school board, Brabrand backed away from that proposal.

The conspicuous marathon tourists, patrolling midtown in tracksuits, ready to gorge themselves on diner pasta.

Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and James Monroe are why Virginia’s stamp is so conspicuous in the national story.

Surveys consistently show conspicuous gaps between Republicans and Democrats.

Sabahi hoped to inspire young voters, but they are conspicuously absent at the polls.

Earlier, in 2004, the Bush re-election effort conspicuously rode the rails of anti-gay prejudice to drive voter turnout.

The middle class became more conspicuously consumptive than ever before.

So the Obama bill corrects what was conspicuously awful about the Bush bill.

Did he have to be so conspicuously left out of the loop in his own White House?

Of the parts the young assistant of Nicolas Amati was allowed to put his individuality to, conspicuously stands the scroll.

But in nothing is the inartistic character of English smoking so conspicuously exemplified as in the use of 'lights.'

In every case, selfishness is the root of all ill-breeding, and it is never more conspicuously displayed than in traveling.

He would hunt partridge industriously and conspicuously until men's minds were turned quite away from the subject of bear.

Galerius, an Illyrian herdsman, but exhibited more conspicuously upon the throne of empire the native barbarity of his character.


On this page you'll find 251 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to conspicuously, such as: clearly, evidently, officially, plainly, manifestly, and patently.

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