(noun, adjective, verb)


1. clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment; easy to understand.

- manifest disapproval

Similar word(s): obvious, apparent, evident, palpable, patent, plain, unmistakable


1. a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane

Definition categories: communication, instrument


1. provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes

- The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication

Similar word(s): attest, certify, demonstrate, evidence

Definition categories: communication, evidence, prove, show, testify

2. record in a ship's manifest

- each passenger must be manifested

Definition categories: communication, enter, record

3. reveal its presence or make an appearance

- the ghost manifests each year on the same day

Definition categories: change, appear

Sentences with manifest as a verb:

- His courage manifested itself via the look on his face.