manifestation


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  • noun

Synonyms for manifestation

Synonyms for manifestation

an act of showing or displaying

something visible or evident that gives grounds for believing in the existence or presence of something else

Synonyms for manifestation

a manifest indication of the existence or presence or nature of some person or thing

Related Words

an appearance in bodily form (as of a disembodied spirit)

a public display of group feelings (usually of a political nature)

References in classic literature ?
It has been my purpose to suggest that, while this principle itself is strictly and simply the Human Aspiration for Supernal Beauty, the manifestation of the Principle is always found in an elevating excitement of the soul, quite independent of that passion which is the intoxication of the Heart, or of that truth which is the satisfaction of the Reason.
It is a grotesque misapprehension which sees in art no more than a craft comprehensible perfectly only to the craftsman: art is a manifestation of emotion, and emotion speaks a language that all may understand.
Thus Tarzan of the Apes left them filled with terror at this new manifestation of the presence of some unseen and unearthly evil power which lurked in the forest about their village.
He looked at his guards, who, after being interrogated by the musketeers who had just got among their ranks, began to shun them with a manifestation of innocence.
Five years have passed since then, and already I, with my petty understanding, begin to see clearly why she had to die, and in what way that death was but an expression of the infinite goodness of the Creator, whose every action, though generally incomprehensible to us, is but a manifestation of His infinite love for His creatures.
In her need for some manifestation of feeling she was ready to exaggerate her own fault.
another and colossal manifestation of power) came into the bank and stopped for several hours.
AFTER waiting many a weary day to revenge himself upon a Lion for some unconsidered manifestation of contempt, a Skunk finally saw him coming, and posting himself in the path ahead uttered the inaudible discord of his race.
I do not recall any feeling of fear, unless a sudden chill was its physical manifestation.
It was a new, a totally different manifestation of John Barleycorn's power.
No matter how revolutionary and anarchist in inception, there would be fools enough to give such an outrage the character of a religious manifestation.
Thus, facing each other, with no one else in the roomy carriage, their airings suggested a conscious public manifestation.
In short, the manifestations of zeal and fierce delight were so great and unequivocal, that the expedition was declared to be a war of the nation.
Possibly, some people might suspect him of a degree of under-bred pride; I have a sympathetic chord within that tells me it is nothing of the sort: I know, by instinct, his reserve springs from an aversion to showy displays of feeling - to manifestations of mutual kindliness.
He, seeing this grotesque figure clad in armour that did not match any more than his saddle, bridle, lance, buckler, or corselet, was not at all indisposed to join the damsels in their manifestations of amusement; but, in truth, standing in awe of such a complicated armament, he thought it best to speak him fairly, so he said, "Senor Caballero, if your worship wants lodging, bating the bed (for there is not one in the inn) there is plenty of everything else here.