obvious definition

  • adjective:
    • Easily sensed or comprehended; rather obvious. See Synonyms at evident.
    • Easily seen through because of a lack of subtlety; transparent: an obvious political ploy.
    • Archaic Standing in the way or in front.
    • quickly found, seen, or comprehended; self-explanatory.
    • Opposing; fronting.
    • Exposed; subject; open; liable.
    • Effortlessly discovered, seen, or understood; easily identified by the eye and/or intellect; simple; evident; apparent
    • effortlessly recognized because of the sensory faculties or grasped by the mind
  • others:
    • Being or standing in how; standing or placed in leading.
    • Open; subjected to risk or accident.
    • arriving how; providing itself as to be performed.
    • Easily found, seen, or comprehended; simple; manifest; obvious; palpable.
    • In zoology, plainly distinguishable; very apparent: as, an evident level; an evident stria: opposed -to obscure or outdated.

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