apparently
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (as far as one knows)
a. al parecer
Why are Sarah and Fred arguing? - Apparently, he bumped her car.¿Por qué discuten Sarah y Fred? - Al parecer, él chocó su carro.
b. por lo visto
It's going to rain soon, apparently.Por lo visto, va a empezar a llover pronto.
c. según parece
Apparently, inflation will rise two percent in the next quarter.Según parece, la inflación aumentará un dos por ciento el próximo trimestre.
2. (as far as one can see)
a. aparentemente
These passports are apparently identical, but one of them is fake.Estos pasaportes son aparentemente idénticos, pero uno es falso.
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apparently
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. al parecer
apparently easy/innocentaparentemente fácil/inocente
apparently notparece que no
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apparently [əˈpærəntlɪ]
adverb
1 (it appears) por lo visto; según parece
apparently, they're getting a divorce por lo visto or según parece, se van a divorciar; "is she the new teacher?" — "apparently" —¿es ella la nueva profesora? —por lo visto or eso parece; "I thought they were coming" — "apparently not" —pensé que venían —por lo visto no or parece que no
2 (seemingly, on the surface) aparentemente
to be apparently calm estar aparentemente tranquilo; an apparently harmless question una pregunta aparentemente inocente; the murders follow an apparently random pattern los asesinatos parecen seguir un esquema aleatorio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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