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Synonyms for apparition
ˌæp əˈrɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, specter, spectre(noun)

    a ghostly appearing figure

    "we were unprepared for the apparition that confronted us"

    Synonyms:
    spook, phantasma, shade, phantasm, shadow, specter, ghost, fantasm, phantom, wraith, spectre

  2. apparition(noun)

    the appearance of a ghostlike figure

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

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

  3. apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, shadow(noun)

    something existing in perception only

    "a ghostly apparition at midnight"

    Synonyms:
    phantasma, darkness, trace, phantasm, shadow, specter, dark, shadower, tincture, fantasm, phantom, tail, vestige, spectre

  4. apparition(noun)

    an act of appearing or becoming visible unexpectedly

    "natives were amazed at the apparition of this white stranger"

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

Wiktionary

  1. apparition(noun)

    Synonyms:
    appearance

  2. apparition(noun)

    An unexpected, wonderful, or preternatural appearance; especially something such as a ghost or phantom.

    Synonyms:
    appearance

  3. apparition(noun)

    (Astronomy) The first appearance of a star or other luminary after having been invisible or obscured;\uE000107898opposed to occultation.

    Synonyms:
    appearance

  4. apparition(noun)

    Synonyms:
    appearance

  5. apparition(noun)

    Synonyms:
    vision

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. apparition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ghost, spectre, phantom, phantasm, spirit, sprite, hobgoblin, shade, chimera, illusion, WRAITH, vision, preternatural appearance

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    emergence, onset, appearance, ghost

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