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manifest
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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as in: manifest destiny Define
obvious; or to make obvious; or to show or demonstrate
  • Gradually the cool dim gray of the morning whitened, and as gradually sounds multiplied and life manifested itself.
  • He felt that all eyes were fastened upon him; he imagined he was succeeding, and yet the tittering continued; it even manifestly increased.

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  • Domestic violence doesn’t always manifest as physical abuse.
  • Her program has been a manifest failure. Everyone is trying to blame someone else for it.

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unspecified meaning
  • For a time the girl refused to notice; but her human curiosity presently began to manifest itself by hardly perceptible signs.
  • One poor chap, who had no other grandeur to offer, said with tolerably manifest pride in the remembrance: "Well, Tom Sawyer he licked me once."

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  • True, he had the manifest sympathy of the house but he had the house’s silence, too, which was even worse than its sympathy.

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as in: manifest destiny Define
obvious; or to make obvious; or to show or demonstrate
as in: ship's manifest Define
an official document listing contents being transported
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