the event of coming into sight
the act of appearing in public view
- "it was Bernhardt's last appearance in America"
- "the rookie made a brief appearance in the first period"
formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action
- inställelse [ juridik ]
a mental representation
- "I tried to describe his appearance to the police"
pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression
- "they try to keep up appearances"