manifestations

[ man-uh-fuh-stey-shuh n, -fe- ]SEE DEFINITION OF manifestations
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Manifestations of extravagant thirst, which water could not satisfy.

Man is not divided when the manifestations of his life are distinguished.

To do this, the man must watch its signs, its manifestations.

God in Himself is incomprehensible, and is only to be apprehended in his manifestations.

Nor is the one set of phenomena any more marvellous in its manifestations than the other.

He accepted it as he accepted all the unaccountable doings and manifestations of the gods.

After this morning's manifestations of it, it should pass into a proverb.

All these exciting facts and manifestations had been observed by Captain Giles.

Had you experienced any great shock, about the time these manifestations began?

Not one of the colonies, except Rhode Island, was free from its manifestations.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "action of manifesting; exhibition, demonstration," from Late Latin manifestationem (nominative manifestatio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin manifestare (see manifest (adj.)). Meaning "an object, action, or presence by which something is made manifest" is from 1785. The spiritualism sense is attested from 1853.

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