Definition of Evident

1. Adjective. Clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment. "In plain view"




2. Adjective. Capable of being seen or noticed. "An observable change in behavior"
Exact synonyms: Discernible, Observable
Similar to: Noticeable
Derivative terms: Discern, Evidence, Observe, Observe, Observe

Definition of Evident

1. a. 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.

Definition of Evident

1. Adjective. Obviously true by simple observation. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Evident

1. clear to the vision or understanding [adj]

Medical Definition of Evident

1. Clear to the vision; especially, clear to the understanding, and satisfactory to the judgment; as, the figure or colour of a body is evident to the senses; the guilt of an offender can not always be made evident. "Your honor and your goodness is so evident." (Shak) "And in our faces evident the sings Of foul concupiscence." (Milton) Synonym: Manifest, plain, clear, obvious, visible, apparent, conclusive, indubitable, palpable, notorious. See Manifest. Origin: F. Evinent, l. Evidens, -entis; e out + videns, p. Pr. Of videre to see. See Vision. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Evident Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Evident Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Evident

evicting
eviction
evictions
evictor
evictors
evicts
evidence
evidence-based medicine
evidenced
evidenceless
evidencer
evidencers
evidences
evidencing
evident (current term)
evidential
evidentialist
evidentially
evidentiarily
evidentiary
evidentiate
evidently
evidentness
evidents
evil
evil-minded
evil eye
evil eyes
evil genius

Literary usage of Evident

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke (1813)
"They are *┬░If-evident. THERE are a sort of propositions, which under the name of maxims and axioms have passed for principles of science ; and because they ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1904)
"Such changes as these suggested are radical, but changes have been going on in the administration of the association for the past decade, and it is evident ..."

3. Institutes of the Christian Religion by Jean Calvin (1844)
"Hence it is evident, beyond all controversy, that baptism has succeeded in the ... For it is most evident that the covenant which the Lord once made with ..."

4. Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville (1839)
"I hence conceived the idea of the book which is now before tbe reader; It is evident to all alike that a great democratic revolution is going on amongst us; ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Evident

Search for Evident on Dictionary.com!Search for Evident on Thesaurus.com!Search for Evident on Google!Search for Evident on Wikipedia!

Search