Definitions for semblanceˈsɛm bləns
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semblance, gloss, color, colour(noun)
an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading
"he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity"; "he tried to give his falsehood the gloss of moral sanction"; "the situation soon took on a different color"
an erroneous mental representation
picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing
likeness, similarity; the quality of being similar.
Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
seeming; appearance; show; figure; form
likeness; resemblance, actual or apparent; similitude; as, the semblance of worth; semblance of virtue
Origin: [F. See Semblable, a.]
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