Usage examples for obvious

  1. The risks that face us are obvious – Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
  2. This is obvious to everyone, yet England shows hardly any signs of following suit. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  3. He takes his place among the obvious facts of existence. – Humanly Speaking by Samuel McChord Crothers
  4. " I should have thought it was obvious he said. – Rich Living by Michael Cathal
  5. I should think that's obvious – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  6. But her faults are obvious and I like you too. – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  7. I even doubt its truth in one of the most obvious exemplifications that would occur. – An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Malthus
  8. And isn't there some story about-" " My dear mother, the more there is against her, the more I shall love her- that's obvious – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  9. It is, therefore, perfectly obvious that there is urgent need of discipline. – Principles of Teaching by Adam S. Bennion
  10. Pixie looked quite annoyed at so obvious a find. – The Love Affairs of Pixie by Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
  11. The manner of finding directions of the other cuts in A is obvious from the diagram. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  12. For he thought that he had been robbed of a great possession when it became obvious to him that he had been wrong in his former opinion about wealth. – Eryxias by An Imitator of Plato
  13. I've tried the obvious way. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  14. The truth was obvious – The Underpup by I. A. R. Wylie
  15. The advantage of this is obvious – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  16. Grizel had thought of Juliet, but she had not mentioned Katrine, the obvious living difficulty. – An Unknown Lover by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  17. " It's obvious that you have been up against it," he remarked. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  18. And that indeed became more and more obvious the longer we talked it over. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston
  19. What Noda was planning was obvious – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. The answer is perfectly obvious – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre