Synonyms for apparition

Synonyms for (noun) apparition

Synonyms: apparition

Definition: an act of appearing or becoming visible unexpectedly

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

Similar words: appearance

Definition: the act of appearing in public view

Usage: the rookie made a brief appearance in the first period; it was Bernhardt's last appearance in America

Synonyms: apparition, shadow, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, fantasm

Definition: something existing in perception only

Usage: a ghostly apparition at midnight

Similar words: illusion, semblance

Definition: an erroneous mental representation

Synonyms: apparition

Definition: the appearance of a ghostlike figure

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

Similar words: appearance

Definition: the event of coming into sight

Synonyms: phantasm, phantasma, phantom, specter, spectre, apparition, fantasm

Definition: a ghostly appearing figure

Usage: we were unprepared for the apparition that confronted us

Similar words: disembodied spirit, spirit

Definition: any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings

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