Example sentences for: patently

How can you use “patently” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • If all politics is a lie We tell ourselves, if People who think they are Conservative have horrible Anarchic lives, raping children And people who think They are radical, and Tell you so, typically, Are repressed, authoritarian, and Thinly frigid in their Personal bearings, Leaving the world on both sides To be divided up between Aggressive territorial types Finding ideological excuses To kill other people's children-- If all this is patently, Obviously so, so that Only poetry, and not Politics can save us-- Is there any hope for us then?

  • Adults generally have the right to see material that's "patently offensive."

  • His main objective appears to be to air these patently ludicrous accusations.

  • Faith in the virtues of markets rests on a theory whose assumptions are not just untenable but patently absurd: People are rational and perfectly informed, firms are too small to move prices single-handedly and seek only to maximize profits, and so on--an error that, for some reason, economists have failed to spot.

  • Here is a Senate candidate who relishes the act of taking patently illegal and morally repulsive stands.

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