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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. appear: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. appear: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. appear: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. appear: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. appear: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. appear: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Appear, appear: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. appear: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. appear: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. appear: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. appear: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. appear: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. appear: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. appear: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. appear: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. appear: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Appear: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Appear: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. appear: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. appear: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. appear: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. appear: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. appear: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. appear: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. appear: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. appear: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. appear: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. appear: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. appear: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  2. appear: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  3. appear: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  4. appear: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. appear: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. APPEAR: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Appear: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. appear: Idioms [home, info]

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verb:  seem to be true, probable, or apparent ("It appears that the weather in California is very bad")
verb:  present oneself formally, as before a (judicial) authority ("He had to appear in court last month")
verb:  come into sight or view ("He suddenly appeared at the wedding")
verb:  come into being or existence, or appear on the scene ("Homo sapiens appeared millions of years ago")
verb:  be issued or published ("Did your latest book appear yet?")
verb:  appear as a character on stage or appear in a play, etc. ("Gielgud appears briefly in this movie")
verb:  give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect ("This appears to be a very difficult problem")

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