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Detailed Translations for ostensible from English to French


ostensible adj

  1. ostensible (supposed; reputed; pretended)

Translation Matrix for ostensible:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- apparent; ostensive; seeming
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dit ostensible; pretended; reputed; supposed alias; called; going by the name of; known as; mentioned; named; said; so-called; supposed
prétendu ostensible; pretended; reputed; supposed supposed
soi-disant ostensible; pretended; reputed; supposed pseudo; quasi; seeming; so-called; supposed
supposé ostensible; pretended; reputed; supposed bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy; supposed

Synonyms for "ostensible":

Related Definitions for "ostensible":

  1. represented or appearing as such; pretended1
    • His ostensible purpose was charity, his real goal popularity1
  2. appearing as such but not necessarily so1
    • the ostensible truth of their theories1

Wiktionary Translations for ostensible:

  1. Qui est visible, évident, manifeste.
  2. Qui pouvoir être montrer, qui faire pour être montré.

Cross Translation:
ostensible ostensible ostensibel — zur Schau gestellt, auffällig, zum Vorzeigen