Apparent : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Adjective )

It is apparent to all of us that the train would be late by at least one hour.


1. Blatant

2. Bold

3. Clear

4. Conspicuous

5. Discernible

6. Distinct

7. Evident

8. Indubitable

9. Manifest

10. Obvious

11. Open

12. Patent

13. Salient

14. Visible

15. Overt

Contextual Examples:

She painted with bold strokes of the brush.

You should do as you are told, is that clear.

If you are walking along a badly lit road at night you should wear conspicuous clothes.

I had the distinct impression that I was being watched.

It was patently obvious that he was lying.

It is not clear who is the elder brother among them since all look alike.

What is manifest to all is we have to prepare yet to score the minimum marks in this exam.


1. Ambiguous

2. Doubtful

3. Dubious

4. Hazy

5. Indefinite

6. Indistinct

7. Obscure

8. Uncertain

9. Unclear

10. Vague

Contextual Examples:

Their position as consultants is ambiguous.

It is extremely doubtful that anyone survived the explosion.

I am little hazy about what to do next.

The origin of the disease is still obscure.

This organization faces an uncertain future.

Our plans are unclear at this moment.

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