What does the word manifestation mean?

Usage examples for manifestation

  1. Every thought, every emotion has an outward manifestation. – The Colored Girl Beautiful by E. Azalia Hackley
  2. Was this another weird natural manifestation, or was it, as was much more likely, a couple of dozen men bearing lights? – The Mystery of the Green Ray by William Le Queux
  3. The Father Who is set forth as the Object of worship and of trust is the Father Whom Christ declared, the Father Who, but for the manifestation of Christ, would never have been known. – Modern Substitutes for Christianity by Pearson McAdam Muir