The definition of evident is obvious or easily understand.(adjective)
An example of evident used as an adjective is an evident fact, which is that two plus two equals four.
See evident in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr < L evidens (gen. evidentis): see evidence
See evident in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin ēvidēns, ēvident-
Origin: : ē-, ex-, ex-
Origin: + vidēns
Origin: , present participle of vidēre, to see; see weid- in Indo-European roots.
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