Noun(1) an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading(2) an erroneous mental representation(3) picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing
(1) To some observers in the office she bore only a vague semblance to the miniature Aussie singer.(2) she tried to force her thoughts back into some semblance of order(3) The trick here is meticulous preparation in order to avoid the intrusion of any semblance of reality.(4) Braugher is the only one who appears to have a semblance of dignity.(5) But the bigger the budget, the less control for the auteur - and the fainter any semblance of reality.(6) Obviously the Napster that return today has no semblance to the original: bar the logo and the name.(7) We get no closer to any semblance of truth, or any semblance of an idea of the best possible way forward.(8) Maybe a nice shot of single malt medicine would bring them back to some semblance of reality.(9) it bears some semblance to the thing I have in mind(10) Truly dramatic explanations must, however, bear some semblance of reality.(11) The donors may enjoy better control over the economic affairs of the country in the absence of any semblance of fiscal system.(12) At that phase, some of his works had some semblance to nature, like the barks of trees or a rocky landscape.(13) Still, the Raiders have to generate some semblance of pressure with their front four.(14) The only option left now for the devastated Democratic party is to rally together and show some semblance of a united front.(15) It isn't until she starts in with lyrics that any semblance to the original recording manifests.(16) It was one long string of notes, connected not in harmony or key, but with semblances of consistency that emerge in rhythm and timbre.
2. likeness ::
3. gloss ::
4. illusion ::
Different Formsdissemblance, semblance, semblances
Word Example from TV Shows
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I managed to give you
a SEMBLANCE of a life.
Westworld Season 3, Episode 8
...any SEMBLANCE of balance
to our universe.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 7
English to Samoan Dictionary: semblance
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