evident

[ ev-i-duhnt ]
/ ˈɛv ɪ dənt /

adjective

plain or clear to the sight or understanding: His frown made it evident to all that he was displeased. It was evident that the project was a total failure.

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Origin of evident

1350–1400; Middle English < Latin ēvident- (stem of ēvidēns), equivalent to ē- e-1 + vident- (stem of vidēns) present participle of vidēre to see; see video, -ent

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British Dictionary definitions for evident

evident
/ (ˈɛvɪdənt) /

adjective

easy to see or understand; readily apparent

Word Origin for evident

C14: from Latin ēvidēns, from vidēre to see
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