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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 man·i·fest /ˈmænəˌfɛst/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Man·i·fest a.
 1. Evident to the senses, esp. to the sight; apparent; distinctly perceived; hence, obvious to the understanding; apparent to the mind; easily apprehensible; plain; not obscure or hidden.
    Neither is there any creature that is not manifest in his sight.   -- Heb. iv. 13.
    That which may be known of God is manifest in them.   --Rom. i. 19.
    Thus manifest to sight the god appeared.   --Dryden.
 2. Detected; convicted; -- with of. [R.]
    Calistho there stood manifest of shame.   --Dryden.
 Syn: -- Open; clear; apparent; evident; visible; conspicuous; plain; obvious.
 Usage: -- Manifest, Clear, Plain, Obvious, Evident. What is clear can be seen readily; what is obvious lies directly in our way, and necessarily arrests our attention; what is evident is seen so clearly as to remove doubt; what is manifest is very distinctly evident.
 So clear, so shining, and so evident,
 That it will glimmer through a blind man's eye.   --Shak.
 Entertained with solitude,
 Where obvious duty erewhile appeared unsought.   --Milton.
 I saw, I saw him manifest in view,
 His voice, his figure, and his gesture knew.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Man·i·fest, n.; pl. Manifests
 1. A public declaration; an open statement; a manifesto. See Manifesto. [Obs.]
 2. A list or invoice of a ship's cargo, containing a description by marks, numbers, etc., of each package of goods, to be exhibited at the customhouse; as, to inspect the ship's manifest.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Man·i·fest, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Manifested p. pr. & vb. n. Manifesting.]
 1. To show plainly; to make to appear distinctly, -- usually to the mind; to put beyond question or doubt; to display; to exhibit.
    There is nothing hid which shall not be manifested.   --Mark iv. 22.
    Thy life did manifest thou lovedst me not.   --Shak.
 2. To exhibit the manifests or prepared invoices of; to declare at the customhouse.
 Syn: -- To reveal; declare; evince; make known; disclose; discover; display.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : clearly apparent or obvious to the mind or senses; "the
            effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees
            the parched fields"; "evident hostility"; "manifest
            disapproval"; "patent advantages"; "made his meaning
            plain"; "it is plain that he is no reactionary"; "in
            plain view" [syn: apparent, evident, patent, plain]
      n : a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or
      v 1: provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's
           behavior, attitude, or external attributes; "His high
           fever attested to his illness"; "The buildings in Rome
           manifest a high level of architectural sophistication";
           "This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness" [syn:
            attest, certify, demonstrate, evidence]
      2: record in a ship's manifest; "each passenger must be
      3: reveal its presence or make an appearance; "the ghost
         manifests each year on the same day"