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appear
British English: /əˈpɪə/
American English: /əˈpɪr/

Translation of appear in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (become visible, be seen, arrive)
    (Licht, Mond)
    auftauchen
    (Symptom, Darsteller)
    auftreten
    (present oneself) auftreten
    (Sport)
    spielen
    he was ordered to appear at the police station/before the court
    er wurde zum Polizeirevier geladen/vom Gericht vorgeladen
    he appeared in court charged with murder
    er stand wegen Mordes vor Gericht
  • 3 (seem)appear [to be] …
    scheinen … [zu sein]
    try to appear relaxed
    versuch, entspannt zu erscheinen
    you could at least appear to be interested
    du könntest zumindest so tun, als ob du interessiert wärest
    appear to do something she only appears to be asleep
    es hat nur den Anschein, als schlafe sie

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