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appearances

appearances definition

appearances


 
  Grep  of  noun  appearance 
  appearance 
  disappearance 
  first  appearance 
  nonappearance 
  reappearance 
 
  Overview  of  noun  appearance 
 
  The  noun  appearance  has  6  senses  (first  5  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (23)  appearance,  visual  aspect  --  (outward  or  visible  aspect  of  a  person  or  thing) 
  2.  (4)  appearance  --  (the  event  of  coming  into  sight) 
  3.  (2)  appearance,  appearing,  coming  into  court  --  (formal  attendance  (in  court  or  at  a  hearing)  of  a  party  in  an  action) 
  4.  (1)  appearance  --  (a  mental  representation;  "I  tried  to  describe  his  appearance  to  the  police") 
  5.  (1)  appearance  --  (the  act  of  appearing  in  public  view;  "the  rookie  made  a  brief  appearance  in  the  first  period";  "it  was  Bernhardt's  last  appearance  in  America") 
  6.  appearance,  show  --  (pretending  that  something  is  the  case  in  order  to  make  a  good  impression;  "they  try  to  keep  up  appearances";  "that  ceremony  is  just  for  show") 
 
  Overview  of  noun  appearance 
 
  The  noun  appearance  has  6  senses  (first  5  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (23)  appearance,  visual  aspect  --  (outward  or  visible  aspect  of  a  person  or  thing) 
  2.  (4)  appearance  --  (the  event  of  coming  into  sight) 
  3.  (2)  appearance,  appearing,  coming  into  court  --  (formal  attendance  (in  court  or  at  a  hearing)  of  a  party  in  an  action) 
  4.  (1)  appearance  --  (a  mental  representation;  "I  tried  to  describe  his  appearance  to  the  police") 
  5.  (1)  appearance  --  (the  act  of  appearing  in  public  view;  "the  rookie  made  a  brief  appearance  in  the  first  period";  "it  was  Bernhardt's  last  appearance  in  America") 
  6.  appearance,  show  --  (pretending  that  something  is  the  case  in  order  to  make  a  good  impression;  "they  try  to  keep  up  appearances";  "that  ceremony  is  just  for  show") 



appearances definition