Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “evidently”

See all translations

evidently

adverb uk   /ˈev.ɪ.dənt.li/ us  
B2 in a way that is easy to see: He was evidently upset by the news of the accident. a thin although evidently pregnant woman used to say what people believe is true: He had an accident, evidently because he was driving at excessive speed.
More examples
Translations of “evidently”
in Korean 명백하게…
in Arabic بِوضوح…
in Portuguese evidentemente…
in Catalan evidentment…
in Japanese 明らかに…
in Italian evidentemente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯然地, 據說…
in Russian очевидно, явно, по-видимому…
in Turkish belli ki, şurası açık ki/meydanda ki, su götürmez…
in Chinese (Simplified) 显然地, 据说…
in Polish bez wątpienia, najwyraźniej…
(Definition of evidently from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of evidently?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “evidently” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

past participle

the form of a verb, usually made by adding -ed, used in some grammatical structures such as the passive and the present perfect

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More