• adjective: easy to see or notice
  • adjective: being in the way or in front
  • synonyms: clear, evident, manifest


  • Her reasons for leaving were 'obvious'. = It's 'obvious' why she left.

  • You are stating 'the obvious'. Tell me something I don't already know.

  • Her doctor immediately noticed the 'obvious' signs of the disease.

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) Yeah, whatever. The photo is a good test. If she sends hers back, she's ready to go further. You can send a picture of you with the chair, but not too obvious. You don't have to send a Telethon-like picture... Drooling and all... Looking like shit. Alright, alright. (..)
    2011 Intouchables
  • (..) Tell us about your paper. I need a signature... To prove I came to the interview. Just write that "unfortunately, despite my obvious qualities..." Whatever usual bullshit you use to say you're still not interested. I need rebuffs to get welfare money again. I understand, welfare. (..)
    2011 Intouchables