outwardly

All Adverb
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  • The remaining buildings of the station are outwardly little changed since their original construction.
  • Although outwardly similar, the way they were used in battle was quite different.
  • An outwardly cold girl, she is the most powerful student at the school.
  • Outwardly the mother and daughter-in-law were still on good terms. Cited from Marriage a la mode, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He is outwardly very sure of himself, and finds it easy to make people see things his way.
  • To have one body of living; to be outwardly joined before the face of men. Cited from The Other Girls, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • Yet the feeling of the two, like as it seemed outwardly, was far unlike within. Cited from Hills of the Shatemuc, by Susan Warner
  • Two people who can be silent together, and not conscious of one another outwardly. Cited from Fantasia of the Unconscious, by D. H. Lawrence
  • Outwardly, it still looks much the same today as it did then.
  • It may be that in his daily life he is outwardly all that could be desired. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 2, August, 1864, by Various
  • Then her self-control returned, and she went into her son's room, outwardly quite calm. Cited from Guy Livingstone, by George A. Lawrence
  • A woman who is not outwardly attractive must do a different kind of work. Cited from Girls and Women, by Harriet E. Paine (AKA: E. Chester)
  • He could not leave the little girl, and he meant to do his duty by her, outwardly at least. Cited from The Cromptons, by Mary J. Holmes
  • When he returned with the car he was at least outwardly calm. Cited from The Iron Furrow, by George C. Shedd
  • Control must be distinguished from raising, though the two can be outwardly similar.
  • He remained outwardly confident that, despite its size, his party would soon become the centre of political attention.
  • Outwardly the day had been kept strictly as a day of rest by all. Cited from Frank Oldfield, by T.P. Wilson
  • Her black months had changed her -- not outwardly very much, but leaving wounds in her heart. Cited from Joanna Godden, by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  • Outwardly, affairs seemed to run on very much as before. Cited from The Daughters of Danaus, by Mona Caird
  • The car created quite a stir when it first appeared, and outwardly seemed ahead of its time.
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Meaning of outwardly

  • adverb With respect to the outside
    outwardly, the figure is smooth
  • adverb In outward appearance
    outwardly, she appeared composed