Significado de “appear” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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appearverb

uk /əˈpɪər/ us /əˈpɪr/

appear verb (BE PRESENT)

B1 [ I ] to start to be seen or to be present:

He suddenly appeared in the doorway.
We'd been in the house a month when dark stains started appearing on the wall.
His name appears in the film credits for lighting.

[ I ] If you appear in court, you are there officially because you are involved in a trial:

Both women will be appearing before magistrates later this week.

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appear verb (SEEM)

B1 [ L or I, not continuous ] to seem:

You've got to appear (to be) calm in an interview even if you're terrified underneath.
To people who don't know him he probably appears (to be) rather unfriendly.
Things aren't always what they appear to be.
[ + to infinitive ] She appears to actually like the man, which I find incredible.
There appears to be some mistake.
[ + (that) ] It appears (that) she left the party alone.
It appears to me (that) (= I think that) we need to make some changes.
formal It would appear (that) (= it seems that) nobody on board the aircraft actually had a licence to fly it.
[ + adv/prep ] It appears as if/as though I was wrong.
Everything was not as it appeared - secret deals had been done.
I know how it must appear, but it's not really as bad as it looks.
"Has he left?" "It appears not/so."
[ after so ] "I think we're late." "So it appears."

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appear verb (PERFORM)

B1 [ I usually + adv/prep ] to perform publicly in a play, film, or show:

She will be appearing in the latest adaptation of "Bleak House".
She appears briefly in the new Bond film.

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(Definición de appear del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

appear en inglés americano

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appearverb

us /əˈpɪər/

appear verb (BE PRESENT)

[ I ] to become noticeable or to be present:

At this point the ferry boat suddenly appeared.
Her picture appeared on the front page of the newspaper.
We have to appear in court next week.

[ I ] To appear is also to be made available:

The interview with the president will appear next Sunday.

appear verb (SEEM)

to seem:

[ L ] The governor appeared confident of victory on the eve of the election.
[ + (that) clause ] It appears (that) she had asked someone to drive her home from the party.
[ + to infinitive ] There appears to be some mistake.

appear verb (PERFORM)

[ I always + adv/prep ] to perform publicly in a play, movie, dance, or other similar event:

He is currently appearing in two movies.

(Definición de appear del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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Other forms of structural policy, especially those for the benefit of richer regions, often appear to frustrate labour mobility or lead to distortion of competition.
To be more precise, however, it does not believe it is essential for such an obligation to appear in this text.
Even though it has since been amended four times, it would still appear to be a potentially good basis for further democratic changes in the country.
There has been much fiddling, in order to justify positions that, if they were explained a little better, would then appear much more qualified.
We are beginning to see a growing debate, but the institutions appear still not to have succeeded in fully turning this increased interest to good effect.
We must take measures which truly enhance the freedom of all citizens and keep well away from measures that only appear to enhance security.
Others refer to provisions that will appear in our proposal on driving licences for train drivers due towards the end of this year.
Thirdly, the forms, processes and criteria with which this clearance of accounts is undertaken do not always appear to be as balanced as they could be.
Unfortunately, it would appear not.
I hope this list will evolve over time as new diseases appear, in order to increase the efficiency of product distribution and quality control frameworks.