Synonyms for appear

Synonyms for (verb) appear

Synonyms: appear, come out

Definition: be issued or published

Usage: Did your latest book appear yet?; The new Woody Allen film hasn't come out yet

Similar words: materialise, materialize, happen

Definition: come into being; become reality

Usage: Her dream really materialized


Synonyms: appear

Definition: appear as a character on stage or appear in a play, etc.

Usage: Gielgud appears briefly in this movie; She appeared in `Hamlet' on the London stage

Similar words: do, perform, execute

Definition: carry out or perform an action

Usage: John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters; the skater executed a triple pirouette; she did a little dance


Synonyms: seem, look, appear

Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect

Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer


Synonyms: appear, seem

Definition: seem to be true, probable, or apparent

Usage: It seems that he is very gifted; It appears that the weather in California is very bad

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer