The definition of a manifestation is the proof of the reality of something, often a site or a smell.
An example of manifestation is the smile on a woman's face when her husband appears, showing how much she loves him.
- a manifesting or being manifested
- something that manifests or is manifested: his smile was a manifestation of joy
- a form in which a being manifests itself or is thought to manifest itself, esp. the material or bodily form of a spirit
- a public demonstration, as by a government or party for political effect
Origin of manifestationLate Latin manifestatio
- a. The act of manifesting.b. The state of being manifested.
- An indication of the existence, reality, or presence of something: A high fever is an early manifestation of the disease.
- a. One of the forms in which someone or something, such as a person, a divine being, or an idea, is revealed.b. The materialized form of a spirit.
- A public demonstration, usually of a political nature.
- The act or process of becoming manifest.
- The last known manifestation of the ghost was over ten years ago.
- The embodiment of an intangible, or variable thing.
- This particular manifestation resembled a young girl crying.
- (medicine) The symptoms or observable conditions which are seen as a result of some disease.
- A pattern or logo on a sheet of glass, as decoration and/or to prevent people from accidentally walking in to it.