Learner's definition of OBVIOUS
[more obvious; most obvious]
1 : easy to see or notice 2 : easy for the mind to understand or recognize
It was obvious that things weren't working out.
Her reasons for leaving were obvious. = It's obvious why she left.
The answer seems obvious enough to me.
The problem was immediately obvious to everyone in the room.
He was the obvious candidate/choice for president.
The obvious question is: how did he become so successful?
For obvious reasons, I would not like to reveal my name.
: something that is obvious