What does evident mean?

Definitions for evident
ˈɛv ɪ dəntev·i·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparent, evident, manifest, patent, plain, unmistakable(adj)

    clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment

    "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"

  2. discernible, evident, observable(adj)

    capable of being seen or noticed

    "a discernible change in attitude"; "a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript"; "an observable change in behavior"

Wiktionary

  1. evident(Adjective)

    Obviously true by simple observation.

    It was evident she was angry, after she slammed the door.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Evident(adj)

    clear to the vision; especially, clear to the understanding, and satisfactory to the judgment; as, the figure or color of a body is evident to the senses; the guilt of an offender can not always be made evident

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Evident

    ev′i-dent, adj. that is visible or can be seen: clear to the mind: obvious.—n. Ev′idence, that which makes evident: means of proving an unknown or disputed fact: information in a law case, as 'to give evidence:' a witness.—v.t. to render evident: (obs.) to attest, prove.—adjs. Eviden′tial, Eviden′tiary, furnishing evidence: tending to prove.—advs. Eviden′tially; Ev′idently (N.T.), visibly.—In evidence, received by the court as competent evidence: plainly visible, conspicuous—a penny-a-liner's phrase adopted from the Fr. en evidence; Turn King's (Queen's) evidence (of an accomplice in a crime), to give evidence against his partners. [L. evidens, -entise, out, vidēre, to see.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'evident' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3599

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'evident' in Adjectives Frequency: #492

How to pronounce evident?

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How to say evident in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of evident in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of evident in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of evident in a Sentence

  1. René Descartes:

    Everything is self-evident.

  2. James Colby:

    But there are no evident long-term solutions. Yet.

  3. RJ Intindola:

    Silence is often the ultimate and most evident lie.

  4. Ashima:

    Aversion is the most evident reason for the runaway.

  5. John Manley:

    Economic growth is beginning to make itself more evident.

Images & Illustrations of evident

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