Definitions for apparition

Definitions for (noun) apparition

Main entry: apparition

Definition: an act of appearing or becoming visible unexpectedly

Usage: natives were amazed at the apparition of this white stranger

Main entry: apparition, shadow, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, fantasm

Definition: something existing in perception only

Usage: a ghostly apparition at midnight

Main entry: apparition

Definition: the appearance of a ghostlike figure

Usage: I was recalled to the present by the apparition of a frightening specter

Main entry: phantasm, phantasma, phantom, specter, spectre, apparition, fantasm

Definition: a ghostly appearing figure

Usage: we were unprepared for the apparition that confronted us

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