Meaning of “manifest” in the English Dictionary

"manifest" in British English

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manifestverb [ T ]

uk /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ us /ˈmæn.ə.fest/ formal

manifestadjective

uk /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ us /ˈmæn.ə.fest/ formal

manifestnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ us /ˈmæn.ə.fest/ formal

(Definition of “manifest” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"manifest" in American English

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manifestverb [ T ]

us /ˈmæn·əˌfest/

to show something clearly, through signs or actions:

Kipper manifested no joy or disappointment, but remained in his chair, calm and unconcerned.
manifestly
adverb us /ˈmæn·əˌfest·li/

Her attorneys claimed the ruling was manifestly unfair.

manifestadjective

us /ˈmæn·əˌfest/

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)

"manifest" in Business English

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manifestnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmænɪfest/ us

TRANSPORT a list of the 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.
a cargo manifest

(Definition of “manifest” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)