|Clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment.|
The effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields.
Made his meaning plain.
It is plain that he is no reactionary.
In plain view.
|Appearing as such but not necessarily so.|
For all his apparent wealth he had no money to pay the rent.
The committee investigated some apparent discrepancies.
The ostensible truth of their theories.
His seeming honesty.