evident evident  /ˈɛ və dənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
  2. (adj) capable of being seen or noticed

Usage(s):

  1. In no city was that more evident than New York.
  2. It is evident among writers, who used to disguise homosexual stories in heterosexual dress but now delight in explicit descriptions of male intercourse and orgiastic nightmares.
  3. Camouflaged, but just as evident, were the personal scars borne by intellectuals and officials whom I met at the time.

News

  1. Busted: Teen witness in George Zimmerman trial can't read own letter

    A teenage girl who was called to testify in the prosecution of George Zimmerman for second-degree murder was caught in a curious predicament Thursday after it became evident she couldn't read from the very letter she claimed to write to the mother of her friend Trayvon Martin. In court, Rachel ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. Secure Applications Launches New Website to Help Businesses Secure Their Assets

    Secure Applications LLC, a leading distributor of Tamper-Evident and Non-Tamper Evident Supply Chain Security products, has announced the launch of its new website: http://www.secureapplications.net . (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10862012.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Wimbledon 2013: Upsets, injuries, wobbles mark wild day

    The pain is evident on Victoria Azarenka's face after she slipped, twisted her knee and fell during the second set of her match against Maria Joao Kohler of Portugal.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

Quotes

  1. In his most famous speech King said, "I have a dream that one day this great nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed. 'We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.'" King's fight is an ongoing...
    on Jan 16, 2006 By: Martin Luther King Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "He had the courage to stand firm in his principles, but also the courage to change over time," Obama said in a statement. "His profound passion for that body and its role and responsibilities was as evident behind closed doors as it was in...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "It is time for a change in direction," said Rep. John Murtha, D-Pa., one of Congress' most hawkish Democrats. "Our military is suffering; the future of our country is at risk. We cannot continue on the present course. It is evident that...
    on Nov 17, 2005 By: John Murtha Source: MSNBC

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