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manifestverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal
to show something clearly, through signs or actions: The workers chose to manifest their dissatisfaction in a series of strikes. The illness first manifested itself in/as severe stomach pains. Lack of confidence in the company manifested itself in a fall in the share price.

manifestadjective

uk   us   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal
easily noticed or obvious: manifest relief manifest lack of interest

manifestnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal
a list of people and goods carried on a ship or plane: He had been listed on the manifest for the flight but it could not be confirmed if he had boarded.
Translations of “manifest”
in Vietnamese biểu lộ…
in Spanish manifestar, mostrar…
in Thai แสดงให้เห็น…
in Malaysian memperlihatkan…
in French manifester…
in German offenbaren…
in Chinese (Traditional) NO SUCH gw in CALD3, 顯示, 表現…
in Indonesian memperlihatkan…
in Russian проявлять(ся)…
in Turkish göstermek, belli etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 显示, 表现, 表明…
in Polish przejawiać…
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