Definition of seemingly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈsiːmɪŋli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsiːmɪŋli//
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  1. 1in a way that appears to be true but may in fact not be a seemingly stupid question a seemingly endless journey It was a seemingly impossible task.
  2. 2(formal) according to what you have read or heard synonym apparently Seemingly, he borrowed the money from the bank. They were seemingly having an affair.
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