Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ostensibly"

The meaning of "Ostensibly" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa ostensibly?
A: Something that is said to be true but there is some doubt. For example: She cancelled her plans, ostensibly due to an illness.
She cancelled because she is sick however some people may believe it was for another reason/she's not really sick.

Seemingly or apparently can also be used.
Q: O que significa ostensibly?
A: "apparently", or something that seems to be true or is said to be a certain way but might not actually be like that
For example, "his allergic reaction is ostensibly due to the dog hair in the house"

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