Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “manifest”

manifest

verb [T]  /ˈmæn·əˌfest/ us  
to show something clearly, through signs or actions: Kipper manifested no joy or disappointment, but remained in his chair, calm and unconcerned.
manifestly
adverb  /ˈmæn·əˌfest·li/ us  
Her attorneys claimed the ruling was manifestly unfair.

manifest

adjective  /ˈmæn·əˌfest/ us  
easily noticed or obvious: His manifest joy in music is evident as soon as he starts to speak.
(Definition of manifest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of manifest?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “manifest” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More