Manifest
Manifest Man"i*fest, a. [F. manifeste, L. manifestus, lit., struck by the hand, hence, palpable; manus hand + fendere (in comp.) to strike. See {Manual}, and {Defend}.] 1. Evident to the senses, esp. to the sight; apparent; distinctly perceived; hence, obvious to the understanding; apparent to the mind; easily apprehensible; plain; not obscure or hidden. [1913 Webster]

Neither is there any creature that is not manifest in his sight. -- Heb. iv. 13. [1913 Webster]

That which may be known of God is manifest in them. --Rom. i. 19. [1913 Webster]

Thus manifest to sight the god appeared. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. Detected; convicted; -- with of. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Calistho there stood manifest of shame. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Open; clear; apparent; evident; visible; conspicuous; plain; obvious.

Usage: {Manifest}, {Clear}, {Plain}, {Obvious}, {Evident}. What is clear can be seen readily; what is obvious lies directly in our way, and necessarily arrests our attention; what is evident is seen so clearly as to remove doubt; what is manifest is very distinctly evident. [1913 Webster]

So clear, so shining, and so evident, That it will glimmer through a blind man's eye. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Entertained with solitude, Where obvious duty erewhile appeared unsought. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

I saw, I saw him manifest in view, His voice, his figure, and his gesture knew. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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