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patently
American English: /ˈpæt(ə)n(t)li/
, /ˈpeɪt(ə)n(t)li/
British English: /ˈpeɪt(ə)ntli/

adverb

  • it's patently clear o obvious that …
    salta a la vista or está clarísimo que …
    it's patently untrue
    es una mentira a todas luces
    está clarísimo que no es cierto
    Example sentences
    • Which means the US Empire is already on the wane - bad news for George W. Bush, who patently enjoys being Emperor.
    • Victory over Celtic this afternoon would ease the strain he is patently under.
    • There are cases in the eastern States where plaintiffs have succeeded, notwithstanding the risks involved have been patently obvious.

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