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English definition of “outwardly”

outwardly

adverb     /ˈaʊtwədli/
If someone is outwardly calm , confident , etc , they seem to be calm , confident , etc , although they may not feel that way: She was very nervous , but she remained outwardly calm . → Opposite inwardlyFrom, out and outside
(Definition of outwardly adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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