Meaning of “apparent” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /əˈpærənt/

B2 obvious or easy to notice:

[ + that ] It soon became apparent that she had lost interest in the project.
Suddenly, for no apparent reason (= without a reason) he started screaming and shouting.
SEEMS TRUE [ always before noun ]

seeming to exist or be true:

I was a little surprised by her apparent lack of interest.

(Definition of “apparent” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)