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1. In America, the Ostensibly egalitarian nature of society meant that cleanliness was used to mark status

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3. Ostensibly definition at, a free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation

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4. / ɑːˈsten.sə.bli / in a way that appears or claims to be one thing when it is really something else: He has spent the past three months in Florida, Ostensibly for medical treatment, but in actual fact to avoid …

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5. Ostensibly is an adverb you use to talk about something that looks one way, but underneath there's the hint of a different motivation for that action. One …

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6. Every act of the Americans, Ostensibly as courtesy and friendship, tend to that end. THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATES MARTIN R

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7. DELANY The thing was Ostensibly done, and served very well to hide an exclamation of surprise

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8. Synonyms for Ostensibly include apparently, seemingly, supposedly, ostensively, outwardly, professedly, superficially, on the surface, allegedly and evidently

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9. The most likely assumption The Ostensibly heterosexual man keeps threatening to shove things up his co-workers asses


10. The No Child Left Behind Act is Ostensibly


11. These take thought, at least Ostensibly or permissively, for the temporal welfare of the laity, as well as for their own

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12. He had discarded his hat, and lay back on his elbows, Ostensibly to look at the moon

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13. He could not retire from Mexico after this Ostensibly friendly visit.


14. ‘The report was Ostensibly to be a reply to a questionnaire sent by the League.’ ‘His aim, Ostensibly, was to bring liberty and equality to the oppressed peoples of that continent.’ ‘She sits in on my interview with Dempsey, Ostensibly because he is new to the spotlight and still nervous about talking to the press.’

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15. Ostensibly meaning Ostensibly is defined as apparently or seemingly. An example of Ostensibly is someone saying that he was just a dog owner when, in fact, he …

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16. Ostensibly means someone or something has set an expectation that a situation or condition will be a certain way; probably expresses the likelihood that it will be that way

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17. This book Ostensibly provides the reader with all the information needed to write good prose.


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20. Define Ostensibly by Webster's Dictionary, WordNet Lexical Database, Dictionary of Computing, Legal Dictionary, Medical Dictionary, Dream Dictionary.

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21. An Ostensibly done marriage an Ostensibly overwhelming Christian place all the more vicious because it is always Ostensibly on the side of the angels - English Only forum Apparently, Obviously, Ostensibly - English Only forum ostensible vs

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23. ‘So, Ostensibly, the Chancellor should worry - but appearances may be deceptive.’ ‘The main thrust of the whole stakeholder exercise was Ostensibly to make low-cost pensions available to all.’ ‘It was Ostensibly naughty, but I like to think I had quite noble motives.’

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24. Examples of Ostensibly in a sentence Although Clyde had plans to spend the day with his mistress, Ostensibly he appeared to be getting ready for work by packing his brief case. 🔊 Ostensibly, the celebrity seemed to be hiding from photographers by wearing a disguise

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25. Ostensibly an oligarch until his death, he was in reality one of the most valuable of our agents.

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26. Definition of Ostensibly in the dictionary

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27. What does Ostensibly mean? Information and translations of Ostensibly in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web.

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28. DEFINITIONS 1 1 used for saying that although someone pretends to have one reason for something, there is in fact another reason He was Ostensibly on holiday, but actually he was on a diplomatic mission.

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29. Ostensibly Meaning: "as shown or pretended, Ostensibly," 1765, from ostensible + -ly (2)

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30. Ostensibly is an adverb that means ‘apparently, but not really’


31. ”John is Ostensibly studying for his upcoming exams right now, but actually he’s watching the football match on his laptop.” People sometimes use ostensively when they mean Ostensibly

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32. • Diligently, even angrily, we express, discuss, and defend our Ostensibly knowledgeable positions

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33. • It is the absurdly pompous Pons who Ostensibly pieces together the scattered evidence of Urim's past

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34. • A stranger came to the door, Ostensibly to ask for directions.


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36. 21 synonyms for Ostensibly: apparently, seemingly, supposedly, outwardly, on the surface, on the face of it, superficially, to all intents and purposes

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37. What are synonyms for Ostensibly?


38. He had been listening at the galley door, but he now came out, Ostensibly to fling some scraps over the side, but obviously to see the killing he was certain would take place

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39. (The Sea-Wolf, by Jack London) Then with a red head of hair, and an appropriate dress, I took my station in the business part of the city, Ostensibly as a match-seller but really as a beggar.

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40. Ostensibly is used to meant that something ought to be true, but either the speaker can't verify its truth, or the speaker suspects it may not be true:

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41. Jones is, Ostensibly, the primary authority on the subject, but nevertheless he often defers to the opinions of other experts

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42. In the United States the Justice Department is Ostensibly independent from the executive, but recent actions by


43. Ostensibly definition: apparently ; seemingly Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples


44. She stayed behind at the office, Ostensibly to work

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45. Troops were sent in, Ostensibly to protect the civilian population


46. Ostensibly he was on a business trip, but he spent most of the time on the beach

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47. Though Ostensibly set a century earlier, the plot explores issues that must have seemed very timely


48. Times, Sunday Times ( 2012 ) For a show Ostensibly about the future , it was slightly uncomfortably stuck in the past .


49. Definition of Ostensibly adverb in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

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50.Ostensibly written by a local high school student, it was the only item on a full page usually given over to teen topics and (again – Ostensibly) written by and for teens,” said our reader

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51. Ostensibly in a sentence - Use "Ostensibly" in a sentence 1


52. Although Ostensibly Lutheran, Bibfeldt has offered advice to Roman Catholics

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53. A few months later, the Vlakplaas unit was Ostensibly disbanded


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55. Ostensibly meaning Ostensibly is defined as apparently or seemingly.

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56. Ostensibly adv 1: from appearances alone; "irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land"; "the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned"; "had been Ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy; "on the face of it the problem seems minor" [syn: apparently, seemingly, Ostensibly, on the face of it]

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57. Find 18 ways to say Ostensibly, along with antonyms, related words, and example sentences at, the world's most trusted free thesaurus.


58. Recurrent, morally charged and thus Ostensibly insubstantial criticisms of capitalism in the media fail to map out viable alternatives for humane globalization of any kind whatever, subsuming the effects of all our investment or purchasing decisions.

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59. Harry’s razors terminated its advertising partnership with The Daily Wire’s The Michael Knowles Show Ostensibly after one Twitter user complained to the company about a …

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60. While this was Ostensibly a radical departure from assimilationism, in fact multiculturalism frequently shared the same, schematic conception of society set in opposition of majority and minority, differing only in endorsing separation of the minority from the majority rather than assimilation to it.

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OSTENSIBLY [äˈstensiblē, əˈstensiblē]

ostensibly (adverb)

  • apparently or purportedly, but perhaps not actually.
Synonyms: apparently . seemingly . outwardly . superficially . allegedly . professedly . supposedly . purportedly . ostensively . genuinely . really . truly .