appearance

  • 21 appearance*/*/*/ — [əˈpɪərəns] noun 1) [U] the way that someone or something looks The twins are almost identical in appearance.[/ex] His thinning hair gave him the appearance of a much older man.[/ex] He always gives the appearance of being very busy.[/ex] 2) [U]… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 22 appearance — ap•pear•ance [[t]əˈpɪər əns[/t]] n. 1) the act or process of appearing 2) outward look or aspect: a person of noble appearance[/ex] 3) outward show; semblance: maintained an appearance of honesty[/ex] 4) the coming into court of either party to a …

    From formal English to slang

  • 23 appearance — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Outward look Nouns 1. (what is seen) sight, show, scene, view; outlook, prospect, vista, angle, perspective, bird s eye view; scenery, landscape, picture, tableau; display, setting, mise en scène. See… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 24 appearance — Synonyms and related words: Christophany, Masan, Prospero, Satanophany, accomplishment, achievement, acting, advent, affectation, air, airiness, angelophany, apparent character, apparition, appearances, approach, arrival, aspect, astral, astral… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 25 appearance — noun 1) her disheveled appearance Syn: look(s), air, aspect, mien 2) they tried to maintain a respectable appearance Syn: impression, air, image, show, outward show; semblance, facade …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 26 appearance — An outward manifestation. The first act of a defendant in court, being the overt act by which he submits himself to the court s jurisdiction. A formal or informal, direct or implied, written or oral submission by the defendant to the jurisdiction …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 27 appearance — noun Date: 14th century 1. a. external show ; semblance < although hostile, he preserved an appearance of neutrality > b. outward aspect ; look < had a fierce appearance > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 28 appearance — noun 1) her dishevelled appearance Syn: look, air, aspect, looks, mien, expression, behaviour 2) an appearance of respectability Syn: impression, air, (outward) show, semblance …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 29 appearance — n. 1 the act or an instance of appearing. 2 an outward form as perceived (whether correctly or not), esp. visually (has an appearance of prosperity; gives the appearance of trying hard). 3 a semblance. Phrases and idioms: keep up appearances… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 30 appearance — See: PUT IN AN APPEARANCE also MAKE AN APPEARANCE …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 31 appearance — See: PUT IN AN APPEARANCE also MAKE AN APPEARANCE …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 32 appearance — ap·pear·ance ə pir ən(t)s n 1) the action or process of becoming evident to the senses <the sudden appearance of a rash on the body> 2) the outward or visible aspect of something <a tumor with a spongy appearance> ap·pear ə pi(ə)r vi… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 33 appearance — See: put in an appearance also make an appearance …

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  • 34 appearance — noun 1》 the way that someone or something appears.     ↘an impression given: she read it with every appearance of interest. 2》 an act of performing in a public event. 3》 an act of arriving or becoming visible. Phrases keep up appearances maintain …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 35 appearance — /əˈpɪərəns / (say uh pearruhns) noun 1. the act or fact of appearing, as to the eye, the mind, or the public. 2. Law a. the formal coming into court of a party to a suit. b. formal notice of intent to defend an action. 3. outward look or aspect;… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 36 appearance —    In philosophy, what is visible, or manifest to the senses, but what is ultimately illusory. Appearance is usually contrasted with reality, and so the term often occurs in the schools of philosophy known as idealism and skepticism …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 37 appearance — n. 1. Coming, arrival, advent, apparition. 2. Appearance, what is seen, form, being, apparition. 3. Semblance, seeming, show, face, pretence, color, pretext, guise, fashion, feature. 4. Mien, air, aspect, look, complexion, figure, manner,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 38 appearance — n 1. arrival, advent, coming, upcrop ping, rise, emergence; introduction, debut, exhibition, publication. 2. demeanor, mien, air, cast, look, aspect, character; presence, attitude, bearing, style, carriage, deportment; figure, visage, countenance …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 39 appearance — gaminio išvaizda statusas Aprobuotas sritis žemės ūkio ir maisto produktų sauga ir kokybė apibrėžtis Gaminio matomos išorinės ir vidinės savybės: spalva, forma, akytumas ir kt. atitikmenys: angl. appearance pranc. aspect, m šaltinis Lietuvos… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 40 appearance — reiškinys statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Pojūčiais patiriamų ugdymo ypatumų, faktų, veiksmų, įvykių, santykių procesų išraiška, atspindinti išorinius pedagoginės tikrovės aspektus. Ugdymo reiškiniai yra ne tik pedagogikos, bet ir kitų… …

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