The definition of manifest is something that is clear to see or understand.(adjective)
An example of manifest is someone knowing that something is true.
Manifest is defined as to prove or make something clear.(verb)
An example of manifest is showing someone the facts about something.
See manifest in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr manifeste < L manifestus, earlier manufestus, lit., struck by the hand, palpable, evident < manus, a hand (see manual) + base akin to (in)festus: see infest
Origin: ME manifesten < OFr manifester < L manifestare
See manifest in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English manifeste
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin manufestus, manifestus, caught in the act, blatant, obvious; see gwhedh- in Indo-European roots.
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