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Synonyms

appear

verb

if someone or something appears somewhere, you begin to see them suddenly or for the first time

resurface

verb

to appear again after not being seen for a period of time

emerge

verb

to appear, or to become recognized

take shape

to develop into something that can be recognized

reappear

verb

to appear again

loom

verb

to appear as a large shape that is not clear, usually in a threatening way

appearance

noun

the fact of someone appearing, especially when you do not expect them

emergence

noun

the process of appearing or becoming recognized

flash

noun

the sudden appearance of an object for a very short time

rear its (ugly) head

to appear and cause problems

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come out

to be easy to notice

come up

if information about something comes up on something such as a computer screen, it appears there

go up

if something such as a notice or sign goes up somewhere, it is put in a place where people can see it

grow up

to start existing or being seen

see the light of day

if an object sees the light of day, it is brought out of a place where it has been for a long time

sprout

verb

used about something that comes out of a surface

surface

verb

to appear after being lost or hidden

Antonyms

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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