What does manifestly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obviously, evidently, manifestly, patently, apparently, plainly, plainadverb

    unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')

    "the answer is obviously wrong"; "she was in bed and evidently in great pain"; "he was manifestly too important to leave off the guest list"; "it is all patently nonsense"; "she has apparently been living here for some time"; "I thought he owned the property, but apparently not"; "You are plainly wrong"; "he is plain stubborn"


  1. manifestlyadverb

    In a manifest manner; obviously.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Manifestlyadverb

    Clearly; evidently; plainly.

    Etymology: from manifest.

    We see manifestly, that sounds are carried with wind. Francis Bacon.

    Sects, in a state, seem to be tolerated because they are already spread, while they do not manifestly endanger the constitution. Jonathan Swift.


  1. manifestly

    Manifestly is an adverb that refers to doing something in a way that is clear and obvious to the senses or the mind. It typically suggests that something is so apparent or evident that it is impossible to ignore or overlook.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Manifestlyadverb

    in a manifest manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manifestly in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manifestly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of manifestly in a Sentence

  1. Bob Deans:

    NRDC seeks environmental solutions that are grounded in sound science, U.S. law and the public interest, we work on behalf of every American to protect our people against dangerous pollution and leave our children a livable world. Those are American values, American goals, and advancing them is manifestly in our national interest, as we have consistently demonstrated for nearly 50 years.

  2. The RNC:

    Clinton's actions while secretary of state -- and the actions of those senior officials with whom she worked most closely and supervised -- are manifestly relevant to whether she is fit to lead this country.

  3. Ambrose Bierce:

    Absurdity, n. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.

  4. Joseph Muscat:

    We are concerned at Italy authorities' directions given to Aquarius on high seas. They manifestly go against international rules, and risk creating a dangerous situation for all those involved.

  5. John Githongo:

    What we don't have here is that sense of shame, people remain in office even though they have manifestly lost public confidence.

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