1. [ verb ] provide evidence for; stand as proof of
Synonyms: evidence certify demonstrate attest

"His high fever attested to his illness" "The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication"

Related terms: testify authenticate condemn notarize reflect reflect attest evidence documentation attestation
2. [ verb ] reveal its presence or make an appearance

"the ghost manifests each year on the same day"

Related terms: appear materialization
3. [ adjective ] clearly apparent or obvious to the mind or senses
Synonyms: evident apparent plain patent

"the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields" "evident hostility" "manifest disapproval" "patent advantages" "made his meaning plain" "in plain view"

Related terms: obvious
4. [ verb ] record in a ship's manifest

"each passenger must be manifested"

Related terms: record
5. [ noun ] (writing) a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane
Related terms: legal_document law
Similar spelling:   manifesto