conspicuously conspicuously  /kən ˈspɪk ju əs li/


  1. (adv) in a manner tending to attract attention
  2. (adv) in a prominent way


  1. Casio Commando 4G LTE reportedly spied enroute to Verizon

    Casio's G'zOne Commando was designed with all the subtlety of a cruise missile, but it must have resonated with at least a few Verizon customers. That would explain why @evleaks has posted an image of the reported follow-up, the Commando 4G LTE. The device spied here would be as conspicuously rugged as its predecessor, and the custom Android interface would receive another round of overdone ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. A Primer on the Kremlinology of Apple's Big Conference

    On March 7, 2012, Apple unveiled the third version of its iPad tablet at a press event in San Francisco. Not long after, I was talking to a friend in the tech press who wondered if the event hadn’t signaled the decline of Scott Forstall, who was conspicuously missing from the event stage even though he ostensibly oversaw the operating system that ran the iPad.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Wired News

  3. Report: Hakeem Nicks will be at Giants minicamp

    WR has been conspicuously absent from OTA's
    on June 11, 2013     Source: National Football Post via Yahoo! Sports


  1. Mr Herbert stated: "This conspicuously omits any reference to ASBOs - hardly surprising when over half are breached and teenagers now treat them as a badge of honour."
    on Jan 22, 2007 By: Nick Herbert Source:

  2. "In that the dilution was conspicuously in excess of any precedents we'd seen, yes, we were very concerned," Harris said.
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: MIKE HARRIS Source:

  3. In her dissent, Justice Joyce Kennard said the ruling was "conspicuously lacking in compassion" and "disrespects" the California medical marijuana law.
    on Jan 24, 2008 By: Joyce Kennard Source: FOXNews

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