Definitions for manifestoˌmæn əˈfɛs toʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manifesto, pronunciamento(noun)

    a public declaration of intentions (as issued by a political party or government)


  1. manifesto(Noun)

    A public declaration of principles, policies, or intentions, especially that of a political party

  2. manifesto(Verb)

    To issue a manifesto

Webster Dictionary

  1. Manifesto

    a public declaration, usually of a prince, sovereign, or other person claiming large powers, showing his intentions, or proclaiming his opinions and motives in reference to some act done or contemplated by him; as, a manifesto declaring the purpose of a prince to begin war, and explaining his motives

  2. Origin: [It. manifesto. See Manifest, n. & a.]


  1. Manifesto

    A manifesto is a published verbal declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of the issuer, be it an individual, group, political party or government. A manifesto usually accepts a previously published opinion or public consensus and/or promotes a new idea with prescriptive notions for carrying out changes the author believes should be made. It often is political or artistic in nature, but may present an individual's life stance. Manifestos relating to religious belief are generally referred to as creeds.

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