semblance Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"semblance" in British English

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semblancenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈsem.bləns/ formal
a ​situation or ​condition that is ​similar to what is ​wanted or ​expected, but is not ​exactly as ​hoped for: The ​city has now ​returned to some semblance ofnormality after last night's ​celebrations. He was ​executed without ​even the semblance of a ​fairtrial.
(Definition of semblance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"semblance" in American English

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semblancenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsem·bləns/
a ​similarity to something, or the ​appearance of being or having something: She’s ​raising two ​kids, ​holding down a ​full-timejob, and ​trying to ​maintain some semblance of a ​personallife.
(Definition of semblance from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “semblance”
in Spanish apariencia…
in Vietnamese sự giống…
in Malaysian diperlihatkan…
in Thai รูปร่าง, ความคล้ายคลึง…
in French semblant…
in German die Gestalt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 近似, 相似, 假象…
in Indonesian kemiripan bentuk…
in Chinese (Traditional) 近似, 相似, 假像…
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