We have put together a list of words that are similar to APPEARANCE.

49 Alternative Words Similar to appearance

1 Show Noun      Synonym Words Like Show
2 Arrival Noun      Synonym Words Like Arrival
3 Attendance Noun      Synonym Words Like Attendance
4 Attending Noun      Synonym Words Like Attending
5 Feigning Noun      Synonym Words Like Feigning
6 Happening Noun      Synonym Words Like Happening
7 Occurrence Noun      Synonym Words Like Occurrence
8 Occurrent Noun      Synonym Words Like Occurrent
9 Pretence Noun      Synonym Words Like Pretence
10 Pretending Noun      Synonym Words Like Pretending
11 Pretense Noun      Synonym Words Like Pretense
12 Quality Noun      Synonym Words Like Quality
13 Representation Noun      Synonym Words Like Representation
14 Simulation Noun      Synonym Words Like Simulation
15 Disappearance Noun      Antonym Words Like Disappearance
16 Phenomenon Noun      Synonym Words Like Phenomenon
17 Phase Noun      Synonym Words Like Phase
18 Look Noun      Synonym Words Like Look
19 Aspect Noun      Synonym Words Like Aspect
20 Probability Noun      Synonym Words Like Probability
21 Likelihood Noun      Synonym Words Like Likelihood
22 Emersion Noun      Hyponym Words Like Emersion
23 Return Noun      Hyponym Words Like Return
24 Front Noun      Hyponym Words Like Front
25 Agerasia Noun      Hyponym
26 Defect Noun      Hyponym Words Like Defect
27 Blemish Noun      Hyponym Words Like Blemish
28 Colour Noun      Hyponym Words Like Colour
29 Etiolation Noun      Hyponym
30 Perspective Noun      Hyponym Words Like Perspective
31 Form Noun      Hyponym Words Like Form
32 Impression Noun      Hyponym Words Like Impression
33 Image Noun      Hyponym Words Like Image
34 Shape Noun      Hyponym Words Like Shape
35 Cast Noun      Hyponym Words Like Cast
36 View Noun      Hyponym Words Like View
37 Face Noun      Hyponym Words Like Face
38 Superficies Noun      Hyponym Words Like Superficies
39 Mar Noun      Hyponym Words Like Mar
40 Countenance Noun      Hyponym Words Like Countenance
41 Sleekness Noun      Hyponym
42 Visage Noun      Hyponym Words Like Visage
43 Gloss Noun      Hyponym Words Like Gloss
44 Stain Noun      Hyponym Words Like Stain
45 Effect Noun      Hyponym Words Like Effect
46 Color Noun      Hyponym Words Like Color
47 Decorativeness Noun      Hyponym Words Like Decorativeness
48 Persona Noun      Hyponym Words Like Persona
49 Manifestation Noun      Hyponym Words Like Manifestation

6 examples of appearance

1 his sudden appearance surprised me
2 an appearance in the sky
3 appearances are against him
4 a person makes his appearance as an historian, an artist, or an orator
5 it was Bernhardt's last appearance in America
6 that ceremony is just for show

10 definitions of appearance

1 The act of appearing or coming into sight; the act of becoming visible to the eye.
2 A thing seed; a phenomenon; a phase; an apparition.
3 Personal presence; exhibition of the person; look; aspect; mien.
4 Semblance, or apparent likeness; external show. pl. Outward signs, or circumstances, fitted to make a particular impression or to determine the judgment as to the character of a person or a thing, an act or a state.
5 The act of appearing in a particular place, or in society, a company, or any proceedings; a coming before the public in a particular character.
6 Probability; likelihood.
7 The coming into court of either of the parties; the being present in court; the coming into court of a party summoned in an action, either by himself or by his attorney, expressed by a formal entry by the proper officer to that effect; the act or proceeding by which a party proceeded against places himself before the court, and submits to its jurisdiction.
8 the act of appearing in public view
9 formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action
10 a mental representation
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