Student Thesaurus

One entry found for appearance.
Entry Word: appearance
Function: noun
Text: 1 the outward form of someone or something especially as indicative of a quality <the dignified appearance of this church leader> <the country club's manicured lawns and well-groomed appearance in general>
Synonyms aspect, look, mien, presence
Related Words air, attitude, bearing, behavior, comportment, demeanor, deportment, manner, poise, pose; carriage, posture, stance; color, complexion; countenance, face, features, physiognomy, visage
2 outward and often deceptive indication <can't you at least give the appearance of listening to what I say?>
Synonyms face, guise, name, semblance, show
Related Words affectation, display, fiction, imposture, make-believe, pose, pretense (or pretence), simulation; cloak, disguise, exterior, facade (also façade), front, mask, masquerade, shell, surface
3 the act of coming upon a scene <his appearance at the party caused considerable speculation> -- see ARRIVAL