|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"
|4.||[ verb ] record in a ship's manifest|
"each passenger must be manifested"
|5.||[ noun ] (writing) a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane|
|Related terms:||legal_document law|