Translation of "patent" - English-Turkish dictionary

patent

adjective uk us /ˈpeɪtənt, ˈpætənt/ formal
patent lie/nonsense

something that is obviously false

bariz/açıkça/belirgin yanlış, yalan
The explanation he gave - that was patent nonsense.
patently adverb formal

imtiyazlı bir şekilde
Her claims are patently (= obviously) false.

(Translation of “patent adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)