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synonyms for on the surface

  • apparent
  • noticeable
  • evident
  • exterior
  • external
  • from within
  • observable
  • obvious
  • open
  • ostensible
  • out
  • outer
  • outside
  • over
  • perceptible
  • superficial
  • surface
  • to the eye
  • toward the edge
  • superficially
  • externally
  • apparently
  • evidently
  • officially
  • ostensibly
  • seemingly
  • as far as one can see
  • for all intents and purposes
  • in appearance
  • on the face of it
  • professedly
  • to the eye
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antonyms for on the surface

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  • obscure
  • invisible
  • inward
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      How to use on the surface in a sentence

      Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
      GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
      Some of those halls that Mr. Meadow Mouse mentioned ran right out beneath the surface of the garden.
      THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
      It depends upon the fact that bile acids lower surface tension.
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      You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
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      She did shout for joy, as with a sweeping stroke or two she lifted her body to the surface of the water.
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      Its vitals were going—were gone, before the smallest indications of mischief appeared upon the surface.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      Of late, however, it has acquired a far greater interest through the discovery of coal underneath its surface.
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      Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
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      A gentle breeze stirred the air and the surface of the lakes lay shimmering in the soft autumnal light.
      FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
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